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Boston's proposed budget promises blue skies ahead. The Wynn Casino may be sold before it is even built. Marijuana licensing begins! And I debunk two conservatives trying to understand the recent crime bill legislation. All this and more on this week's Bostopia News!
March For Our Lives Special Episode: Listen to the speeches of the Parkland students who spoke at Boston Common. Massachusetts State Police is committing fraud for money. Sommerville will let you throw axes while drinking. Teachers across the nation go on strike. ICE still hunting in courthouses. And who will Trump bomb first? All this and more on this weeks Bostopia News.
Bill Burr gives his thoughts on New Hampshire. Boston climate change legislation may finally pass. Verizon is coming to town. China gives Trump a great idea. And the Democratic Party joins Republicans in helping out big banks. All this and more on this week's Bostopia News!
Scott Pruit believes God wants us to frack. Marijuana desserts may have to wait. Amazon is coming to town. The Dreamers are okay for now. West Virginia teachers go on strike. And what will the DCCC do about gun control? All this and more on Bostopia News.
Massachusetts trying to end nondisclosure agreements. Boston Police find a way around warrants. Should MA open a bank just for marijuana? Germany goes on strike. And Students stand against the NRA. All this and more on Bostopia News!
The MBTA needs more money. Charlie Baker isn't thrilled about marijuana plans. Corporations get to release methane gas for free. Immigration debate goes nowhere. Homeownership continues to be restricted for minorities. And how do we stop gun violence in America? All this and more in Bostopia News.
Boston Police Survey BLM Facebook Posts. Wynn resigns from his own company. Cape officers unite with ICE agents against immigrants. Cambridge has a new toilet. Baltimore Police even more corrupt than the WIRE. And FEMA uses private companies to starve Puerto Rico victims. All this and more on Bostopia News!
Ep. 4: Bernie responds to Trump's SOTU. State regulators stand up against utility companies. The CDC stops trying to fight against epidemics. FitBits reveal CIA secrets. And Should Boston Police wear body cameras? All this and more on Bostopia News.
Get a flu shot now! Airbnb may see some taxes coming from Marty Walsh. MA Legislature fights back against Jeff Sessions campaign against marijuana. The MBTA looking to privatize late-night T service. And finally, how the Shock Doctrine explains everything. All this and more on this week's Bostopia News!
Ep. 2: I take a victory lap after my prediction of the government shutdown. Amazon may choose Boston as its next headquarters. Is Elizabeth's claim of Native American Ancestry a big deal? Things are looking even worse for TPS Salvadorians. And what is Chuck Schumer doing? All this and more on this week's Bostopia News!
Welcome to the first episode of Bostopia News: Boston's number #1 Independent News Podcast! I discuss Charlie Baker's horrible idea to combat the opioid epidemic, the federal government's terrorism on immigrant communities, problems in the East China Sea, and the upcoming government shutdown.