Massachusetts

For over 25 years, Brockton Interfaith Community has been working to change the balance of power in low and moderate income communities. By making sure all people have a seat at the table of power in their local community, state capital, and even Washington, D.C., BIC builds the civic capacity necessary for a healthy, functioning, democratic system. BIC trains its diverse members to improve their community by building good relationships, identifying common concerns, finding solutions, and taking action for the public good.

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May 13, 2021

COVID-19, Mass Incarceration

Activists demand prison population reduction

Recent data from the American Civil Liberties Union found that 800 inmates and staff in Massachusetts prisons have tested positive for coronavirus.  Decarceration advocates…

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May 6, 2021

COVID-19, Mass Incarceration

Decarceration short-sighted plan to curb coronavirus spread

Lawmakers and advocates looking to ease the spread of coronavirus in prisons through decarceration are playing a short-sighted, potentially dangerous game while…

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April 28, 2021

COVID-19, Economic Dignity

Mass Legislature Approves Measures to Protect Residents from Evictions & Foreclosures During COVID-19 Crisis

FRAMINGHAM – Earlier this week the governor signed into law legislation which set a moratorium on most residential and small-business evictions and…

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