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Our Revolution Somerville plans to endorse municipal candidate slate at July 30 citywide meeting

Somerville’s “revolutionaries” query municipal candidates on key issues. Members will vote on slate July 30! With many exciting municipal races in Somerville this year, Our Revolution Somerville has sent questionnaires to all candidates for municipal offices for the upcoming elections in Somerville.The group seeks to determine which candidates are most committed to achieving greater racial, […]


O’Keefe responds to homophobic backlash

On May 14, Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone released a letter condemning two residents who allegedly had used homophobic slurs in statements against recently appointed Ward 5 alderman Courtney O’Keefe, whom he didn’t name specifically. In the letter, he referred to an ordinance guaranteeing inalienable rights to all Somerville citizens regardless of characteristics such as gender, […]