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Speak no evil?

Anthony Lewis's free-speech credentials are impeccable: among other things, the former New York Times columnist is James Madison Visiting Professor of First Amendment Issues at Columbia University's Journalism School
Why tightening up on anti-Obama speech is a bad idea
By ADAM REILLY  |  January 14, 2009

Proponents make the case for National Popular Vote

During a fundraiser for FairVote Rhode Island at the Hi-Hat on Monday, supporters of the concept known as National Popular Vote several times used the acronym NPV with a wink and a smile, eliciting the question from a colleague, "What's NPV?," and then
Talking Politics
By IAN DONNIS  |  December 17, 2008

Rhode Island: Vote for Obama

The 2008 election is guaranteed to enjoy a special place in history.
Barack offers the best chance for a fresh start
By EDITORIAL  |  February 27, 2008

Vote for Obama

If ever there were a need for clarity — of purpose and resolve — it is now.
Barack offers America the best chance for a fresh start
By EDITORIAL  |  February 06, 2008

Samuel Adams Brewer Patriot Collection

A nation founded on beer is a strong republic indeed.
By MIKE MILIARD  |  August 08, 2006