January 28, 2016
by Christine Stuart | January 28, 2016 3:03pm
January 4, 2016
by Barth Keck | January 4, 2016 5:29am
“New technologies alter the structure of our interests: the things we think about. They alter the character of our symbols: the things we think with. And they alter the nature of community: the arena in which thoughts develop.”
―Neil Postman, Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology
Neil Postman wrote those words in 1993, but you’d be hard-pressed to find a more insightful description of the digital world in 2016.
December 22, 2015
by Rhona Free | December 22, 2015 5:30am
Hillary Clinton is likely to be the first woman nominated by a major party for president and it should be no surprise to anyone that she graduated from Wellesley College — a women’s college.
December 4, 2015
by Susan Bigelow | December 4, 2015 10:00am
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy jumped back into the national fray last week, describing the “drumbeat” of heated political rhetoric around Planned Parenthood as “disgraceful” following a recent mass shooting at a facility in Colorado Springs and calling once again for strong control of guns. If only anyone who could do something about any of that had been listening.
November 17, 2015
by Barth Keck | November 17, 2015 10:15pm
November 5, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | November 5, 2015 5:30am
A public radio exposé in Ft. Carson, Colorado, has prompted a Connecticut senator to lead the call for a Pentagon investigation into the wrongful discharge of service members with mental health disorders amid evidence of systemic injustice.
October 28, 2015
by Lori Pelletier | October 28, 2015 7:30pm
October 26, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 26, 2015 9:00am
With Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and legislative leaders poised for the year’s first serious, bipartisan budget conversation on the state’s core services and what it can afford to spend, the Permanent Commission on the Status of Women has released a report illustrating the importance of the social safety net on the ability of families to thrive in the state.
by Jordan Fenster | October 26, 2015 4:30am
October 23, 2015
by Elizabeth Regan | October 23, 2015 12:30pm