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Basic Black: Shopping For Obamacare

Black Boston | Health | Politics


October 4, 2013

This week on Basic Black, Obamacare, or the Affordable Care Act, began on October 1st.  The signature legislation of President Obama's administration went live online, with millions attempting to access the applications.  Although its launch was marked by a government shutdown and systems crashing under the weight of consumers eager to learn more, will this health insurance marketplace become a defining moment of President Obama's legacy?  And will the marketplace be the answer to the health care problems of those who need it most?

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Basic Black: Shopping For Obamacare

Black Boston | Health | Politics


October 4, 2013

This week on Basic Black, Obamacare, or the Affordable Care Act, began on October 1st.  The signature legislation of President Obama's administration went live online, with millions attempting to access the applications.  Although its launch was marked by a government shutdown and systems crashing under the weight of consumers eager to learn more, will this health insurance marketplace become a defining moment of President Obama's legacy?  And will the marketplace be the answer to the health care problems of those who need it most?

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Food Justice (Eating Green - part 1 of 3)

Black Boston | Health | Politics

Eating Green: Food and Environmental Justice in Boston (part 1 of a 3-part series)

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The Food Problem (Eating Green - part 2 of 3)

Arts & Culture | Black Boston | Health | Science & Technology

Basic Black contributor Talia Whyte delves into the mission of the Boston Collaborative on Food and Fitness.

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Boston: Perceptions Beyond Race (Nat’l Urban League 2011)

Black Boston | Politics

Talia Whyte spoke to out of town visitors at National Urban League conference about their perceptions of Boston.
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The Cost of Living - 1974

Black Boston | Health | Politics

Shopping for a family on a budget... just as much a challenge then as now.

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