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FRIDAY: Firkins, Feminist Fibers, Fun, Friends

This weekend, a new art exhibit at Aeronaut is turning their standing Firkin Friday into Feminist Fiber Friday. For more than two years, local artist Iris Nectar has been running a blog highlighting woman-identified makers…


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The Ladies of Comicazi

Meet the Ladies of Comicazi: four women on a mission to make sure all people, especially women, have the ability to read, produce and discuss comics. They’re a small but mighty collective of geek culture…


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A Look Behind the Scenes at TechHub Boston

Upon entering TechHub Boston’s Davis Square location (212 Elm St.), visitors are greeted by a literal wall of text: bold, black block letters more than two feet high that wrap around the building’s lobby and hallway and spell…



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Labor Trouble Déjà Vu for Tufts University

Additional reporting by Emily Hopkins. A labor dispute at Tufts University. The custodial staff on one side, battling cuts. On the other side, the administration, arguing that they’re keeping costs low, and a private company,…