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EDITORIAL

Badly treated air travelers need a new advocate. Make that 50 new advocates.

A long-overdue federal rule would make it easier for customers to collect refunds from airlines. Congress should also allow states to sue the carriers when their service is egregiously bad.

EDITORIAL

The latest Mission Hill report is an early test for Boston’s new schools superintendent

The BPS chief said she wants to rebuild trust in Boston’s schools. That starts with accountability.

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A good start to fixing the off-the-rails MBTA pension system

Now T officials need to make sure a favorable arbitrator’s decision sticks.

EDITORIAL

House Democrats should adopt leadership term limits

The party’s top leaders in Congress are all in their 80s.

EDITORIAL

Wu cleans house at zoning board

But creating more housing will require cleaning up the city’s zoning code too.

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A deteriorated water system erodes public trust in Jackson, Miss.

Officials in that Southern state have failed to fulfill a basic human right. Federal oversight is desperately needed.

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As law-skirting practices evolve, the state’s gun laws must as well

The Massachusetts House is ready to lead on that challenge.

EDITORIAL

Russians vote with their feet against Putin’s folly

Calls for staying the course and “just punishment” for atrocities in Ukraine gain traction at the UN.