Tag Archives: Brockton

The Return of the Cyclists

Posted on behalf of Alissa Zimmer, Community Outreach Coordinator, Team For the MASSes. There’s no better feeling than being able to get to our destination without having to pull up Google Maps and knowing exactly when to swerve to avoid … Continue reading

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Meeting with the Mayor

Posted on behalf of Luke Sherman, Public Narrative Coordinator, Team For the MASSes. After several phone calls, two impromptu appearances at City Hall, and an appeal via the radio, we finally have scheduled a meeting with Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter! … Continue reading

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Cycle Away: Ride from Brockton to Fall River

Written by Jordan Mlsna, Team Eastern Massachusetts, Outreach Coordinator  Doleful streets Where cars move fast But nothing else moves at all Give way to a breezy seaside lane Thousands of reeds Tap each other, whisper Sunlight overflows The only affront … Continue reading

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The Why

Written by Julie Rong, Team Eastern Massachusetts, New Media and Video Coordinator  Arnie Danielson is a man with a big soul. He’s easy to recognize by his long gray ponytail and his wide-brimmed straw hat (a black beret in the … Continue reading

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MassMovement’s Film Debut!

Check out E-Awakening and watch the video called “Students for Climate Solutions” to watch the short, original film Dan and Marilyn Brielmann made about MassMovement after our visit to their Abington, Mass home!

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“Stop the Power”- Power to the People

By: Lauren Clapp No one should have to get sick or die for our energy. When I asked Ed Byers, the face behind STOP THE POWER, Brockton’s grassroots organization trying to keep a power plant out of its community, what … Continue reading

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MassMovement Arrives in Brockton

By: Maureen McCoy   MassMovement got off to a rough start in Lowell, encountering countless battles with a rear rack (Rayleigh) and as expected, sore bums. Our week in New Bedford left us tired and maintaining a higher hope that … Continue reading

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MassMovement on WXBR

Click here to listen (and watch!) MassMovement’s hour long interview with Ron Van Dam from WXBR in Brockton. We had a fantastic time with Ron!

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Lessons From My Bike

Posted by: Kara It is hard to believe that this summer is coming to a close. Our week in Brockton has been full of joy: Reverend Montjane opened the Pearl Street United Methodist Church to us, we hosted a successful … Continue reading

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