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Wait till next year has especially bittersweet ring to this Sox fan

These final games may be the last in which we get to see the estimable Xander Bogaerts, as beloved and respected a player as we have ever had, in a Red Sox uniform. And it is definitively the last time we can delight in the insightful, free-spirited stylings of Dennis Eckersley.

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GOP candidate makes state auditor race one to watch

A reader writes, "I am a lifelong Democrat who will be voting for Maura Healey for governor. At the same time, I appreciate Anthony Amore’s message that checks and balances will be needed at some level after Governor Charlie Baker leaves office."

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‘Wokeness’ divides, so it’s no wonder students are miserable

Could it be that the incessant focus on so-called wokeness is an excuse for people to be mean to each other while armored in false virtue? Anyone questioning the popular narrative is subject to cancellation or vilification.

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In face of climate threat, enough talk of ‘trade-offs’ from developers

For decades now, real estate developers, with our city government standing firmly by their side, have been trading a stable climate for their convenience and profits.

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Forever grateful she scheduled that mammogram

Although I do not have an anxiety disorder, of course I was, and still am, anxious about the process, findings, and treatment of this condition.

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State needs to give islands the mechanism to keep residents housed

Allow the islands the right to levy a small transfer fee on property sales that is then used to build and preserve housing for its public safety, health care, small-business, and restaurant workforce.

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Presumption of innocence abandoned, damage done on City Council

Your readers may disagree about the substance of the allegations against Boston City Councilor Ricardo Arroyo but we should all recognize the damage done to our society and polity when we reject due process.

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The halcyon days of a friendlier America — that’s a myth

We punish ourselves in the futile search for a civility and community that will never return, because that bigoted world of so-called civility is gone forever in a much more accessible and open America.