Category: Editorials

The Filibuster Must End

The pros and cons of maintaining the filibuster in the U.S. Senate have reached the forefront of political discussion as never before — and with good reason. Whether one believes that the filibuster protects the minority from the so-called tyranny…

Letter to the Editor

Denounce the Actions of the City Council Dear Editor, As a lifelong Chelsea resident proudly raised on Congress Avenue, the same place I’ve chosen to raise my child and family, I’d like to publicly denounce the happenings of a March…

What are they Thinking?

Patrick Henry, the fiery American patriot and orator during the American Revolution, famously said, “Give me liberty, or give me death!” However, Repubican governors in some of our Southern and Midwestern states have, under the guise of “freedom,” given that…

Letters to the Editor

Awe-inspiring collaboration To the Editor, On behalf of Chelsea Black Community (CBC), we want thank everyone for commemorating Black History Month 2021 with us. We appreciate everyone taking the time every week throughout the month of February to engage in…

Liz McBride

Chelsea lost one of its all-time greats this week with the passing of Elizabeth “Liz” McBride on Monday morning at the age of 100. Liz served on the Chelsea School Committee for decades and was instrumental in forwarding the Chelsea-Boston University Partnership…