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"We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.” - Elie Weisel

“If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor." - Desmond Tutu

"There comes a time when neutrality and laying low become dishonorable. If you’re not in revolt, you’re in cahoots. When this period and your name are mentioned, decades hence, your grandkids will look away in shame." - David Brooks

4 responses to “National Grid is holding a south side community meeting at the police station”

  1. salgal

    Dear National Grid, BLAH BLAH BLAH BLAH.

    Yours Truly,
    The PEOPLE of Providence

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  2. Public outrage at National Grid ‘liquefaction project’ police station meeting

    […] No one who lives in the affected area spoke in favor of National Grid’s proposal. Nearly everyone took issue with the way in which the company has proceeded to advance the project. People complained about everything from the way in which the public was notified about the project and the meeting to the very idea of holding the meeting inside a police station. […]

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