Greater Boston; MBTA Fair Hikes / Project Dropout: Mentors / Two Men of Florence
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- Greater Boston
- MBTA Fair Hikes / Project Dropout: Mentors / Two Men of Florence
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HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997
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MBTA Fair Hikes Members of the T Riders Union, MassPIRG, and the On the Move Coalition held a bake sale on the steps of the state house to protest a possible MBTA fare increase and draw attention to the mounting deficit. Advocates are pushing for lawmakers to adopt Gov. Deval Patrick’s 19-cent gas tax increase. Guests: Michael Widmer, President, Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation; Lee Matsueda, Program Director, T Riders Union
Project Dropout: Mentors Project Dropout continues—this week, a former dropout who now councils current dropouts. Guests: Earl Martin Phalen, CEO, Summer Advantage USA; David Shapiro, CEO, Mass. Mentoring Program
Two Men of Florence Huntington Theater Company’s production of Two Men of Florence, showing at the Boston University Theater. At the center of the play is the question of the center of the universe, and the struggle between Galileo Galilei and Pope Urban VIII. Guests: Richard Goodwin, Playwright/Historian; Doris Kearns Goodwin, Historian
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