Tuesday, January 30, 2007
2.1.07 Edition of Spare Change News
Find these and other delights in the upcoming issue of Spare Change News (out Thursday, February 1st, at a vendor near you):
Residents in certain mental health facilities are granted the right to telephones and uncensored mail, yet they are not allowed the right to basic web access and email accounts. Advocates work to make this a fundamental right in Mental Health Wards.
Reflections on Black History Month
Local Black voices express their dreams and inspirations relating to Black History Month. Hear about the challenges these writers faced as minorities growing up in White America.
Housing Feud Ignites
Cambridge Housing Authority (CHA) presents controversial new plan for the city’s public housing. Local residents feel they are not being represented fairly and are not well informed by the CHA about meetings or changes. Changes include restrictions on how Cambridge residents are defined.
Till next time,
(Update written by Sarah Esposito, SCN's talented editorial intern!)