The second installation of the Life on Albany Gallery was unveiled during Activist Month, October 2017. The Activist Lab’s educational technologist, Liam Hunt, created the first installation of the Life on Albany photo series in 2016, showing many faces of people experiencing homelessness, substance abuse disorders, and mental illness down the street from SPH. This time, Liam photographed … Continue reading “Life on Albany Gallery, Part 2”
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Action Alert from the Anti-Defamation League of New England: Support Transgender Equality Exactly one year from today, discrimination will be on the ballot in Massachusetts. Last year, Massachusetts passed an important law protecting our transgender neighbors and friends from discrimination in public spaces like restaurants, retail shops, and doctors’ offices. But now, anti-LGBT extremists have succeeded in … Continue reading “ADL New England: Support Transgender Equality”
The Activist Lab unveiled a new set of photos from “Life on Albany” in the lobby of the Crosstown building on October 25. The ongoing photographic project seeks to challenge the stigmatizing narrative about the area unfortunately characterized as “Methadone Mile,” by showing the faces of people experiencing homelessness, addiction, and mental illness down the street from SPH. Liam … Continue reading “Activist Lab Debuts New ‘Life on Albany’ Photos”
So what we can do about gun violence? We can follow the money.
Our second year of Water Squad has come to a close, and we couldn’t have asked for better weather to be handing out water! Water Squad was created last year for two important reasons: First, because it’s hot! Most of us know just how brutal the summer can be in Boston, and hydration is important … Continue reading “Thank You Water Squad Volunteers!”