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Portland school board member sounds off on white privilege and fascism

A few days ago I noticed a post on Facebook by Portland School Board member Holly Seeliger about the “Pumpkin Fest Riots” that took place in Keene, NH last week. I asked Seeliger if she’d be willing to write a guest post for this blog, and she happily obliged. Not only did she deliver on […]

In wake of personal tragedy, USM women’s lacrosse coach finds inspiration through player’s fight for life

Back in the Spring of 2008, Lauren Reid returned home to Portland to figure out what to do with her life. Reid, a former all-American lacrosse player (and fellow 2002 graduate of mine) for the Deering High School Rams, had recently graduated from UMass where she had been a standout player for the women’s Division […]