Young Ambassadors meet African envoys

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A group of young people and their chaperons reached out to African leaders — and those leaders welcomed them with warmth and understanding during a visit to their nations’ embassies on Feb. 25. The trip was hosted by the Constituency for Africa (CFA), and its CEO/President Melvin Foote. The delegation from Cambridge, […]

Cambridge native promoted in Capitol Police

WASHINGTON, D.C. — United State Capitol Police Chief Steven A. Sund announced the promotion of personnel to the positions of Assistant Chief and Deputy Chief effective Oct. 20. “These commanders are committed to our mission and to the Department. The wealth of knowledge and experience they each bring to their new positions will assist us […]

When is enough enough?

The escalation of racialized rhetoric from the President of the United States has evoked responses from all sides of the political spectrum. On one side, African-American leaders have led the way in rightfully expressing outrage. On the other, those aligned with the President seek to downplay the racial overtones of his attacks, or remain silent. […]