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Great Barrington Women's Rally Attracts 200 Participants

The event at Town Hall included music by Hoping Machine and Berkshire Batteria, speeches by the Mount Everett Social Justice League, and a performance by Housatonic dance studio Berkshire Pulse.

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Protesters March to Williamstown Police Station to Demand Reform

Lt. Mike Ziemba, who stood silently as multiple speakers harshly criticized the department and its leadership, took the lawn sign from Ansari and planted it in the ground.

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Black Lives Matter North Adams Urges Speaking Out Against Hate

The local Black Lives Matter group wants residents to know that they should not fear speaking up about hate speech and threats.

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Day Delivers Personal Message to Juneteenth Gathering

On a day when millions of Americans celebrate the end of slavery, Day reminded a crowd of hundreds gathered at Field Park that the historical origin of Juneteenth was just one step on the road to achieving that unity.

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Pittsfield Chief, Citizens Make Commitment to Social Change

His response capped a rally and procession on Sunday afternoon from City Hall to Durant Park, "Together We Breathe," organized by Berkshire Interfaith Organizing.

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Baker: President's Remarks 'Incendiary,' Calls for Compassionate Leadership

The governor noted that people had been demonstrating outside the State House last week over their frustration with the slow pace of the reopening, and that several protests had been going on peacefully all day Sunday.

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Historical Echo, Irony in Williams College Cancellations

Another connection between the two. The 1970 strike disrupted the final semester for Miller and his classmates at the college. And in 2020, they were scheduled to hold their 50th class reunion in Williamstown the weekend of June 13.

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