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Candidates mislead voters on trade by Marjorie Arons Barron

The entry below is being cross posted from Marjorie Arons Barron’s own blog. All three presidential candidates are pandering to voters on trade rather than educating them to the complexity of the issue. Demagoguing it, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders simplistically blame trade pacts for disappearing jobs and dimmed future prospects. Back…

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Sanders risks undoing his contribution by Marjorie Arons-Barron

The entry below is being cross posted from Marjorie Arons Barron’s own blog.   Bernie Sanders deserves credit for putting issues of economic inequities, Wall Street greed, Citizens United distortions, and the self-serving Washington establishment on the front burner. His  cranky old man persona was even mildly endearing when he was railing…

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April 7 Lighting Display Cancelled at Lower Locks Canal Complex; Downtown Lowell First Thursdays Series Will Open as Planned

Due to a forecast of a 100 percent chance of rain tomorrow, Thursday, April 7, the Lowell Heritage Partnership cancelled the planned special lighting display at the Lower Locks canal complex in connection with the opening of the Downtown Lowell First Thursdays art and business series. Related activities by Middlesex…

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