Opinion

Memorial Hospital and the Future of Maternity Care
May 4, 2016 No Commentby

Memorial Hospital and the Future of Maternity Care

The future of Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket is still uncertain. Motif has been covering the debate around the obstetrics unit closure, and ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: The Bern, Trump's Rhody Connection and Recent Losses
May 4, 2016 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: The Bern, Trump’s Rhody Connection and Recent Losses

Feeling the Bern Your superior correspondents (who were at The Met last Tuesday night, emceeing the celebration of Bernie Sanders’ ...

Party Train: Rhode Island's Presidential Preference Primary
April 22, 2016 No Commentby

Party Train: Rhode Island’s Presidential Preference Primary

On April 26, Rhode Islanders will head to the polls to cast ballots in the 2016 Presidential Preference Primary. In ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Spare the Rod, Spoil the Child and Can't-Miss Events
April 20, 2016 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Spare the Rod, Spoil the Child and Can’t-Miss Events

Not Cool, Not Warm Phillipe & Jorge hope that in the “Cooler and Warmer” PR fiasco here in the Vo Dilun, we ...

Our Reception has been Cooler, not Warmer
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

Our Reception has been Cooler, not Warmer

Unless you live under a rock, by now you have heard about the state’s shortest lived tourism campaign: “Cooler and ...

In Their Own Words: Cannabis
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

In Their Own Words: Cannabis

We received verbatim responses from two leading proponents and two leading opponents of cannabis taxation and regulation. We have not ...

In Their Own Words: Mike Cerullo
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

In Their Own Words: Mike Cerullo

What are the chances Rhode Island will be the first New England state to proceed with cannabis taxation and regulation? ...

Phillipe and Jorge's Cooler and Warmer World: Bob Healey, Der Donald, Voting and Guns
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

Phillipe and Jorge’s Cooler and Warmer World: Bob Healey, Der Donald, Voting and Guns

The Whole World Is Watching That was what protesters chanted at the 1968 Democratic Convention in Chicago and it has ...

In Their Own Words: Peter Kilmartin
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

In Their Own Words: Peter Kilmartin

What are the chances Rhode Island will be the first New England state to proceed with cannabis taxation and regulation? ...

Rhode Island: We Are Not Amused
April 1, 2016 No Commentby

Rhode Island: We Are Not Amused

Fresh off the successful and widely acclaimed introduction of a new logo and slogan, “Size Doesn’t Matter,” the state tourism ...