Opinion

Paz Man's Latest Comeback
September 4, 2013 No Commentby

Paz Man’s Latest Comeback

If you’ve been to enough announcements about new film projects, you know what to expect. The script is always brilliant, ...

Some Wicked Awesome Things for Newcomers to Do in the Ocean State
August 30, 2013 No Commentby

Some Wicked Awesome Things for Newcomers to Do in the Ocean State

Visiting, here for college, or starting a new job: Your “to do in RI” guide Whenever I tell an outsider ...

Solve For X:  Progressive Musings on Education Reform
August 27, 2013 No Commentby

Solve For X: Progressive Musings on Education Reform

The recent trend in education reform has been essentially a war on teachers and, by proxy, teachers unions. Certain factions ...

GOP wants Teachers and Parents; Dems want Lawyers and Politicians
August 27, 2013 No Commentby

GOP wants Teachers and Parents; Dems want Lawyers and Politicians

Some of the most valuable experiences that impacted my life revolve around my education. I can remember all of the ...

HP Lovecraft's Cthulhu in Motif
August 1, 2013 No Commentby

HP Lovecraft’s Cthulhu in Motif

Cthulhu, the legendary ancient creature conjured from the imagination of HP Lovecraft looms large in this month’s issue of Motif. ...

Bottleneck in EZ Pass Transponder Delivery
July 25, 2013 No Commentby

Bottleneck in EZ Pass Transponder Delivery

It was a radio ad that caught a lot of people’s attention. “There’s an easy way to make sure you ...

Graduating from the Electoral College
July 24, 2013 No Commentby

Graduating from the Electoral College

Rhode Island recently joined a national movement to abandon the Electoral College system for presidential elections in spite of focused ...

Will Rhode Island Truly Be Relevant?
July 23, 2013 No Commentby

Will Rhode Island Truly Be Relevant?

We all hear about the influx of television ads, the invasion of yard signs, and the consistent ringing of the ...

Democratic Progress Trumps Republican Arguments and Rhode Island Joins in Popular Presidential Election Movement
July 23, 2013 No Commentby

Democratic Progress Trumps Republican Arguments and Rhode Island Joins in Popular Presidential Election Movement

Rhode Island recently joined a national movement to abandon the Electoral College system for presidential elections in spite of focused ...

Chafee Switch: Two Opinions
June 27, 2013 No Commentby

Chafee Switch: Two Opinions

As the Governor changes his party affiliation for the second time, two Motif writers weigh in: Switching Parties Again: A ...