Category: Forum

Progressivism During Trump: JPP Forum

By Maddie Howard “We’re all here and prepared to fight,” Leda Anderson of the Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts emphasized to a standing-room-only crowd assembled in Jamaica Plain’s First Baptist Church last Thursday. On January 12th, JP Progressives, a Jamaica…

JP Inequality Forum Recap

Thank you to everyone who attended the JP Inequality Forum! We had about forty attendants to hear about and discuss how inequality affects us here in Jamaica Plain. Here are some primary indicators we learned: A person needs to be…

Inequality Forum: Thursday April 9th

Economic inequality is growing across our nation, and right here in JP. We see up close how hard it is for people to live in Jamaica Plain on low wages; how small businesses here struggle as chains gain a foothold;…

JPP Forum Videos Up; Vote in Our Poll

On August 13, the JP Progressives held an engaging forum with seven Democratic primary candidates for office. And guess what? If you weren’t there, we got it all for you on video below.After you watch the videos (links below), please…

Gov/LG/AG/Treasurer JPP Forum Videos Are Live

You can now watch all 14 candidate videos from our forums. Governor Joe Avellone Donald Berwick Martha Coakley Steve Grossman Juliette Kayyem Lieutenant Governor James Arena-Derosa Leland Cheung Steve Kerrigan Mike Lake Attorney General Maura Healey Warren Tolman Treasurer Tom Conroy…