March 2019 Parish News

PARISH NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
  • Interested in hosting Coffee Hour during the months of April or May? Sign up here! Two people can partner for a Coffee Hour Sunday, but if you prefer working alone, you may sign up for both slots.
  • Interested in teaching Sunday school during the months of April or May? E-mail wuj@diomassintern.org for available lesson plans prepared for you to teach according to your teaching style.
  • Our Lenten series will be on Wednesdays from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM from March 13th to April 10th.
  • Bible Study will return on Wed, May 1st from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PMThe text is Exodus 2 – 6:27. Even if you cannot finish the entire text, please join us.
  • Presiding Bishop Michael Curry is visiting Boston! Join us for the following:
Saturday, April 27th at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul (138 Tremont Street)
  • “PB & J”: Youth Jamboree with the Presiding Bishop, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM: Join for pizza and special conversation program with Bishop Curry for middle and high school youth and their adult mentors.  Register in advance here.
  • Ministry Fair, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM: The Cathedral Church of St. Paul will host community gathering space and a Ministry Fair showcasing the good work of ministry programs across the diocese.
  • “Way of Love” Rally5:00 PM – 6:00 PM in the Boston Common: Gather and be inspired, challenged and blessed as Bishop Curry proclaims the transforming power of walking the “Way of Love” with Jesus.
Sunday, April 28 at the Grace Church (133 School Street) in New Bedford
  • “Our Episcopal ‘Big Tent’: How Big Is It?” 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM:: How well does the Episcopal Church measure up to its “big tent” ideal? This event features a panel discussion with Bishop Curry, Bishop Barbara C. Harris and House of Deputies Vice President Byron Rushing. Seating is first come, first served. Reception follows.

COURAGEOUS CONVERSATIONS TOWARDS RACIAL JUSTICE NEWS

Service Project: Blessing Bags

  • When? Friday, April 19, from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
  • Where? Parkway United Methodist Church, 158 Blue Hills Parkway, Milton, MA 02186
  • Topic: Join Courageous Conversations in a service project to assemble Blessing Bags. Each Blessing Bag contains personal care items for unhoused individuals. Click here to donate or RSVP.

Guest Speaker Byron Rushing

  • When? Wednesday, April 24th, from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
  • Where? Milton Public Library, 476 Canton Ave, Milton, MA 02186
  • Topic:  Formerly a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives, Byron Rushing will present on “51 Years After MLK Jr.’s Assassination: Commemorating A Man and the Movement.” Click here to RSVP.

May Event

  • When? Wednesday, May 16th, from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Where? First Congregational Church, 495 Canton Ave, Milton, MA 02186
  • Topic:  Please save the date. More information to follow.
COMMUNITY EVENTS
  • United Ways Boston is hosting a community baby shower for 200 mothers.  Items requested are new or gently used baby clothes, maternity clothes, new educational toys, new children’s books (multilingual appreciated), and more  Drop off donations at 453 Adams St. Church office T, W or Th 9:30 AM – 3 PM or in the donation barrel across the street at top of church steps.  Donations accepted through April 9th.
  • Sponsored by Milton Immigrant and Refugee Protection, as well as Milton for Peace, there will be a screening of the film Icebox at 7:00 PM, Sunday, April 7th at First Congregational Church located at 495 Canton Avenue, Milton, MA. This event will also feature guest speaker Christopher Escobedo Hart, an attorney whose practice includes representing immigrants. This event has a suggested donation of $5, but all are welcome regardless of ability to pay.

February 2019 Parish News

PARISH NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Shrove Tuesday (March 5th) at St. Michael’s
5:30 PM: Burning palm fronds for ashes
6:00 PM: Pancake Supper
7:00 PM: Talent Show (If you would like to participate in the Talent Show, please e-mail rachael@cos-milton.org)

Ash Wednesday (March 6)
7:00 AM: Imposition of Ashes at Church of Our Saviour
12:00 PM: Imposition of Ashes at St Michael’s
7:30 PM: Imposition of Ashes and Communion at Church of the Holy Spirit

 

COURAGEOUS CONVERSATIONS TOWARDS RACIAL JUSTICE NEWS

  • Courageous Conversations now has a website, where you are invited to leave questions, comments, and feedback.

History of the School to Prison Pipeline

  • When? Monday, March 18th, from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Where? Church of Christ, 330 Edge Hill Road, Milton, MA 02186
  • Topic: Join us for an event to learn more about the history of the School-to-Prison Pipeline. Click here to RSVP.

Service Project: Blessing Bags

  • When? Friday, April 19, from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
  • Where? Parkway United Methodist Church, 158 Blue Hills Parkway, Milton, MA 02186
  • Topic: Join Courageous Conversations in a service project to assemble Blessing Bags. Each Blessing Bag contains personal care items for unhoused individuals. Click here to donate or RSVP.
COMMUNITY EVENTS
  • The Mystic Chorale will be performing a concert of traditional and contemporary gospel on Saturday, March 2nd at 7:30 PM and Sunday, March 3rd at 3:30 PM located at Converse Hall, Tremont Temple, 88 Tremont Street, Boston. 

January 2019 Parish News

PARISH NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
  • On Sunday, January 27th, Church of Our Saviour will have the Annual Meeting. There will be a potluck, so please bring a dish to share. In addition, Girl Scouts will be selling cookies on this day.
  • Please e-mail wuj@diomassintern.org or Rev. Rachael at rachael@cos-milton.org with any names that you would like to be added to our Parish Prayer List.
  • On Wed, January 9th, Bible Study will be held from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Please arrive with your Bible and complete reading Genesis 25:19 – 36:43.
  • On Wed, January 23rd, Bible Study will be held from at 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. The text is Genesis 37:1 – 50:26, the Story of Joseph (the rest of Genesis).
  • On Wed, February 6th, Bible Study will be held from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. The text is Genesis 47 – Exodus 1.

COURAGEOUS CONVERSATIONS TOWARDS RACIAL JUSTICE NEWS

  • Courageous Conversations now has a website, where you are invited to leave questions, comments, and feedback.
  • Tuesday, January 1st, 2019, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Church of Our Saviour, 453 Adams St, Milton, MA 02186. New Year Drumming Circle. You are invited to join the New Year Drumming Circle. There will be a potluck meal.
  • Monday, January 21st, 2019 from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM, Concord Baptist Church, 180 Blue Hill Avenue, Milton, Massachusetts 02186, Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration. Milton Interfaith Clergy Association invites you to participate in the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration.
  • Sunday, February 10th from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Parkway United Methodist Church, 158 Blue Hills Parkway, Milton, MA 02186. Save the Date. Join us to build new knowledge and engage in discussions on the School to Prison Pipeline. There will be a potluck dinner – You are encouraged, but not required, to bring food to share.
  • Monday, March 18th from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Church of Christ, 330 Edge Hill Road, Milton, MA 02186. Save the Date. Save the Date for our March Courageous Conversations Event.
COMMUNITY EVENTS
  • On Sat, Jan 26th, between 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM, you are invited to the event “South End Artists In Their Studios,” where you can view paintings created by Michael Eder. The studio is located on 59 Wareham Street, Boston, MA 02118.
  • 2019 Quincy Lunar New Year Festival Sunday will be on February 10, 2019 at North Quincy High School from 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. The event has free admission and free parking.

December 2018 Parish News

PARISH NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
  • On December 12th, 2018, Bible Study will be held from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Please arrive with your Bible and complete reading Genesis 11:10 – 25:18. Even if you can’t finish the entire reading, we still welcome you to participate!
  • On December 9th, Church of Our Saviour will have a Christmas Party from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.
  • On December 24th, Church of Our Saviour will have Christmas Eve Service beginning at 3:30 PM.

COURAGEOUS CONVERSATIONS TOWARDS RACIAL JUSTICE NEWS

  • Save the Date: Film Screening and Discussion of a Tim Wise documentary on Tuesday, December 11th, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 112 Randolph Ave, Milton, MA 02186. To RSVP, please click this link.
  • Tuesday, January 1st, 2019, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Church of Our Saviour, 453 Adams St, Milton, MA 02186. New Year Drumming Circle. You are invited to join the New Year Drumming Circle. There will be a potluck meal.
  • Monday, January 21st, 2019 from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM, Concord Baptist Church, 180 Blue Hill Avenue, Milton, Massachusetts 02186, Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration. Milton Interfaith Clergy Association invites you to participate in the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration.

November 2018 Parish News

PARISH NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
  • On Wednesday, November 28th, Bible Study will be held from 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Please arrive with your Bible and complete reading Genesis 1 – 11:9. Even if you can’t finish the entire reading, we still welcome you to participate!
  • Rev. Rachael, along with our delegates, Ann Hunt and Rebecca Fuller, were in attendance at the 233rd Annual Convention.
  • Church of Our Saviour will host an informal conversation about ballot questions on this upcoming Sunday Coffee Hour, November 4th.
  • Time: Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 4:00 pm. Location: First Parish UU, 535 Canton Avenue, Milton, MA : Our Volunteer of the Year is Conevery Bolton Valencius! Conevery works with the fabulous Girl Scouts of Troop 65472. She tells stories with kids at Sunday School and has served as Co-Warden of our parish. She is President of the Board of Directors of Ummeed Child Development Fund, supporting children with disabilities in Mumbai, India, and is on the Board of Directors of Boston Chinese Dance.
  • Our goal this year is to give away $10,000 in grants to organizations that reflect the passion and work of COS parishoners and our shared local mission. If you are a parishoner that wishes to request a grant donation, please contact wuj@diomassintern.org to fill out the Outreach Request Form.
  • On December 9th, Church of Our Saviour will have a Christmas Party from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.
  • On December 24th, Church of Our Saviour will host Christmas Eve Service.
COMMUNITY NEWS
  • In the aftermath of the attack at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburg, the Milton Interfaith Clergy Association invites, indeed calls, all in our community to gather in witness and solidarity with our Jewish neighbors on Saturday, November 3rd at 11:45 AM at Congregation Beth Shalom of the Blue Hills.

COURAGEOUS CONVERSATIONS TOWARDS RACIAL JUSTICE NEWS

  • Save the Date: Film Screening and Discussion of a Tim Wise documentary on Tuesday, December 11th, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 112 Randolph Ave, Milton, MA 02186. To RSVP, please click this link.
  • Tuesday, January 1st, 2019, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Church of Our Saviour, 453 Adams St, Milton, MA 02186. New Year Drumming Circle. You are invited to join the New Year Drumming Circle. There will be a potluck meal.
  • Monday, January 21st, 2019 from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM, Concord Baptist Church, 180 Blue Hill Avenue, Milton, Massachusetts 02186, Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration. Milton Interfaith Clergy Association invites you to participate in the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration.

DIOCESAN NEWS

  • Middle School Retreat begins on Friday, Nov 16, 2018, 7:00 PM and will end on Sun, Nov 18, 2018, 12:30 PM, located at Barbara C. Harris Camp. Come enjoy the midwinter beauty at the Barbara C. Harris Camp, and meet young people and adults from all over the diocese! We will have small group workshops, indoor and outdoor games, worship that gets you both moving and thinking, a live band, and above all, time away from the stress of everyday life, so that we can pay a little more attention to the Spirit of God!

 

October 2018 Parish News

PARISH NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
  • Blessing of the Animals: On Sunday, October 7th, to reflect on the kind deeds of St. Francis of Assisi, you are welcome to bring your pets, pictures of animals, or stuffed animals to be blessed.
  • On Sunday, October 21st, MaryAnn, Ann, and Monique will provide the sermon. Their sermon will be related to healthcare. During Coffee Hour, our guest will be Susan MacIsaac, RN, MSN, from the Declaring Directives Initiative as she presents the importance of declaring a health care proxy.
  • Girl Scout Troop 65472 will be hosting their annual Juliette Gordon Low Coffee Hour on October 28th , to honor the founder of Girl Scouts, thank the parish for hosting the Troop, and introduce themselves and their recent projects.
  • Church of Our Saviour will host an informal conversation about ballot questions on this upcoming Sunday Coffee Hour, November 4th.
  • Our goal this year is to give away $10,000 in grants to organizations that reflect the passion and work of COS parishoners and our shared local mission. If you are a parishoner that wishes to request a grant donation, please contact wuj@diomassintern.org to fill out the Outreach Request Form.
COMMUNITY NEWS
  • In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, DOVE is holding three vigils in remembrance of those who lost their lives in incidents of domestic violence in Massachusetts this year. Vigils are free and open to the public. We hope you will join us to honor those lost and to show support for those who are currently struggling in abusive relationships. Date: Thursday, October 25th at 6:00 PM Location: Parkway United Methodist Church – Fellowship Hall, 158 Blue Hills Parkway, Milton, MA 02186

COURAGEOUS CONVERSATIONS TOWARDS RACIAL JUSTICE NEWS

  • Monday, November 19th, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Milton High School (25 Gile Rd., Milton). Conversation with Debby Irving, the author of Waking Up White. Order here for a copy of her book. To RSVP, please click this link
  • Save the Date: Film Screening and Discussion of a Tim Wise documentary on Tuesday, December 11th, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 112 Randolph Ave, Milton, MA 02186. To RSVP, please click this link.
  • Tuesday, January 1st, 2019, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Church of Our Saviour, 453 Adams St, Milton, MA 02186. New Year Drumming Circle. You are invited to join the New Year Drumming Circle. There will be a potluck meal.
  • Monday, January 21st, 2019 from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM, Concord Baptist Church, 180 Blue Hill Avenue, Milton, Massachusetts 02186, Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration. Milton Interfaith Clergy Association invites you to participate in the Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration.

DIOCESAN NEWS

  • The 233rd Annual Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of MA is Saturday, November 3rd. The following topics will be addressed: The Church’s Response to the Opiod Crisis The Use of Fair Trade Coffee at All Church Events, Supporting Gender Identity Antidiscrimination Laws in Massachusetts, Planting a Paris Grove: A Resolution in Support of Creation Care Seeking, and Immigrant Justice through Accompaniment, Advocacy and Direct Action
  • Middle School Retreat begins on Friday, Nov 16, 2018, 7:00 PM and will end on Sun, Nov 18, 2018, 12:30 PM, located at Barbara C. Harris Camp. Come enjoy the midwinter beauty at the Barbara C. Harris Camp, and meet young people and adults from all over the diocese! We will have small group workshops, indoor and outdoor games, worship that gets you both moving and thinking, a live band, and above all, time away from the stress of everyday life, so that we can pay a little more attention to the Spirit of God!

 

September 2018 Parish News

PARISH NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS
  • Please join us for our Welcome Back Sunday Cookout! Since this is a potluck lunch, please bring food to share. This is also our new Life Together Fellow’s first day with us.
  • This Middle School Retreat begins on Fri, Nov 16, 2018, 7:00 PM and will end on Sun, Nov 18, 2018, 12:30 PM, located at Barbara C. Harris Camp. Come enjoy the midwinter beauty at the Barbara C. Harris Camp, and meet young people and adults from all over the diocese!
  • Please join on Sunday, Sept. 23rd after Sunday worship for Acolyte Training!
COMMUNITY NEWS
  • MMNC – Our Neponset Community Celebration: On Saturday, September 29th, please join the MMNC at the Our Neponset Community Celebration from 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM. This event is located at the Neponset Greetway, between Mattapan Square and Central Avenue at the Harvest Bridge and Ryan Playground. The rain date is Saturday, October 6th from 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
  • On Sunday, Sept 30th from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM, Celebrate Milton will feature local businesses, non-profit organizations, musical entertainment, bounce houses for the kids, and great food!

COURAGEOUS CONVERSATIONS TOWARDS RACIAL JUSTICE NEWS

  • Thursday, September 6th, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Church of Christ, 330 Edge Hill Rd., Milton. Bystander Intervention Training. This is a deeper exploration of taking constructive action toward everyday bigotry, public harassment, and obliviousness.
  • Saturday, October 13th, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM, First Parish Milton (535 Canton Ave, Milton). Workshop with artist, activist and musician, Soyinka Rahim, on articulating our journey with race and racism through story telling, music and user friendly embodiment exercises. To RSVP, please click this link.
  • Monday, November 19th, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Milton High School (25 Gile Rd., Milton). Conversation with Debby Irving, the author of Waking Up White. Order here for a copy of her book. To RSVP, please click this link

DIOCESAN NEWS

  • Next Diocesan Council meeting is Saturday, Sept. 8th at Trinity Church in Concord
  • Registration is open for Middle School Retreat: Nov. 16-18 at Barbara C. Harris Camp and Conference Center
  • Diocesan community to celebrate new ministry and installation of ninth cathedral dean Amy McCreath: Sept. 29

 

May 2018 Parish News

You can read the May Parish Newsletter here.
22nd Annual Mother’s Day March for Peace
The 22nd Annual Mother’s Day March for Peace will take place on Sunday, May 13th. The March will begin at Town Field in Dorchester (1520 Dorchester Avenue) and end at Boston City Hall. A beloved Boston tradition, the Mother’s Day Walk for Peace is a celebration of our potential to more peaceful communities and a movement to demand dignity and compassion for all families impacted by murder. More information on how to join and support the march can be found here.
Quincy Pride Day 
The City of Quincy will hold its first ever Pride Day Event on Sunday, June 3rd from 12 noon- 6:00pm at Pageant Field in Quincy. Quincy’s inaugural pride event will celebrate and support the LGBTQ community in Quincy and around the world. All are welcome!
Here Comes the Sun Potluck 
June 10th is Rosamond’s last Sunday as our Fellow and she will also preach. It will also be Herculano’s last Sunday with us as our interim musician. Please be sure to mark the date on your calendar and come with food for the cookout!
Episcopal City Mission’s 2018 Annual Celebration 
June 12th, 2018, Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 138 Tremont Street, Boston. This year’s celebration is focused on Prophetic Hope: the capacity to fully see the world’s brokenness alongside the hope of what God might create through us. The keynote speaker is Christena Cleveland, a social psychologist, public theologian, author, and Associate Professor at Duke University. This event is free for all to attend. Follow this link to RSVP.
Courageous Conversations Summer Dates 
The next Courageous Conversations events will take place on Tuesday, June 19th from 7-9pm (Time TBD) and Thursday, July 26th at the Milton Public Library (Location TBD). The conversations will feature film screenings and discussions.
Mattapan Milton Neponset Community Celebration
June 28th – (7:00 – 9:00pm): Two Communities and a River: The Story of the Neponset Greenway Extension. An interactive community storytelling event with True Story Theater. All are welcome. Foley Senior Residences, 249 River Street, Mattapan.

November 2017 Parish News

You can read the November Parish Newsletter here.
PARISH NEWS AND UPCOMING EVENTS 
  • The Milton Interfaith Clergy Association will be hosting the annual Thanks-for-Giving service in celebration of all the volunteers who gave back to their community this year. The service will take place on Sunday, November 19th at 4pm at St. Elizabeth’s Parish. The volunteer of the year from Church of Our Saviour is Jackson Humphreys. Congratulations, Jackson! Thank you for all you do for our community!
  • The Celebration of Stewardship will be help during worship on Sunday, November 19th. Join us in the celebration and hear Ann Hunt and Laurie Ozelius share their story!
COURAGEOUS CONVERSATIONS TOWARDS RACIAL JUSTICE NEWS
  • The next Courageous Conversations event will be held on Wednesday, November 15th at First Congregational Church on 495 Canton Ave. This month’s conversation will feature facilitated discussion of race, injustice, and the wealth gap. All are welcome!
  • Some Courageous Conversations participants have been part of an ongoing series of conversations between Mattapan and Milton residents that has addressed issues of racism and inequity in the work of constructing a shared bike path along the Neponset River. These conversations, co-convened by Mattapan Food and Fitness Coalition and the Mission Institute, are inspiring efforts to build more equitable, respectful relationships among these communities who share the Neponset River as a border, and a commitment to identify and engage the structural racism that diminishes the capacity for all to thrive. The next meet-up will be held on Monday, November 13th from 7-9pm at 535 River St. in Mattapan.  
DIOCESAN NEWS
  • The Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts will hold its annual Diocesan Convention this Saturday, November 4th at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul. Convention is an annual gathering of all the churches and communities in eastern Massachusetts. This year, the Diocese will be voting on amendments to the Diocesan Constitution and Canons related to the role and structure of the Diocesan Youth Council, a resolution to fight climate change, and a resolution to encourage the formation of a network of Congregations and individuals engaged in Elder Ministry. More information and a live webcast of the proceedings can be found here.
  • Save the Date: March 15-17, 2018 “Evangelism Matters” Conference 
  • Diocesan Youth Mission Trip: Building on the success of recent youth mission trips to Las Fronteras, the borderlands of Arizona and Sonora, Mexico, the Office of Youth Ministry is now offering the experience to a broader range of young people in 2018. The new program, open to current 9th and 10th graders, will include several mandatory organizational meetings ahead of the trip along with meetings after the trip to connect the new understandings gained with activities ongoing around the diocese. The focus of the program will be helping young people put their faith into action. Details and the online application are now available here. Applications are due Dec. 28. Space is limited.

 

Mattapan Reading Circle: Courageous Conversations October Event

Courageous Conversations in October

The next session in the Courageous Conversations Towards Racial Justice series will be held on Tuesday, October 17th at Church of the Holy Spirit Mattapan from 7:00 – 9:00pm.  

This month’s event will feature a reading and discussion circle on the history and consequence of the effort to integrate public schools in Boston and throughout the country. The event will consist of facilitated discussion of former Boston Globe columnist Farah Stockman’s Pulitizer-Prize Winning series of commentaries on “Boston After Busing.” The discussion will help build an informed audience for a larger community-wide discussion and screening of the award-winning documentary The Harvest, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Douglas Blackmon’s exploration of desegregation in his hometown of Leland, Mississippi. This screening is hosted by the Mass Humanities council and will take place at Hibernian Hall (184 Dudley St. Boston, MA 02119) on Wednesday, November 1, 2017 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm.
More information on The Harvest film screening and panel discussion can be found here.

More information on the reading circles taking place across the Boston area on the topic of school desegregation can be found here. 

NEXT STEPS  

To prepare for the October 17th reading circle, read what you are able: 3, 7, or all 13 of the well written and insightful articles and reports selected by MassHumanities. 

3 Must Reads 
1. Whitey Bulger, Boston Busing, and Southie’s Lost Generation (Sept. 28, 2015) by Michael Patrick Macdonald
2. Naming Our Era of Racial Contradictions (Aug. 2, 2015) by Farah Stockman
3. How a Stand-Off Over Schools Changed the Country (Dec. 20, 2015) by Farah Stockman

4 Readings to Take You Deeper 
1. Boston Busing/Desegregation Report (Union of Minority Neighborhoods); pages 3-7.
2. Unfinished Business: 7 Questions/7 Lessons
3. Did Busing Slow the City’s Desegregation? (Aug. 9, 2015) by Farah Stockman
4. Donald Trump, Black Lives Matter, and Echoes of Busing (Dec. 27, 2017) by Farah Stockman

6 Readings to Broaden Your Understanding 
The remaining Pulitzer Prize Winning Articles by Farah Stockman