Clean Up BPPA

a campaign to remove offensive rhetoric from the Pax Centurion newsletter

An Open Letter from MAMLEO to Boston Mayor Menino

We have received a copy of a letter sent from the Massachusetts Association of Minority Law Enforcement Officers to Mayor Menino, in response to Menino’s public statements regarding intolerance for … Continue reading

07/28/2012 · 3 Comments

Media roundup 7/28: the Matthew Filipowicz show, the Huffington Post

Two from Matthew Filipowicz in today’s media roundup: Episode 138 of the Matthew Filipowicz Show is now available to stream and download. Coming up on today’s show, we have artists Anne Elizabeth Moore and Nicole Boyett from Ladydrawers here to discuss … Continue reading

07/28/2012 · Leave a comment

Heath Properties: 10th Sponsor to Drop Pax Advertising

Per their Facebook page, Heath Properties will no longer place ads in the Pax Centurion. Our sponsorship of the Boston Police Patrolman’s Association provides financial assistance to the BPPA’s Scholarship … Continue reading

07/27/2012 · 5 Comments

Media Roundup for 7/25

In the morning, Simmons College added a small piece about the Pax Centurion on their “Simmons in the News” page: Simmons College featured on Channel 7 WHDH-TV NBC evening news … Continue reading

07/26/2012 · Leave a comment

Clean Up BPPA’s Response to Jim Carnell Letter

In a recently published letter to the Phoenix, Jim Carnell again avoids responsibility for the bigotry presented in the Pax Centurion. Instead, he launches bizarre and false accusations at those … Continue reading

07/25/2012 · 3 Comments

Conduct Unbecoming

The Boston Police Department has an extensive list of rules and procedures for their officers. High atop the list is Rule 102, Conduct, Rights, and Responsibilities, which sets out “to establish guidelines for … Continue reading

07/25/2012 · 1 Comment

James Carnell sends letter to Phoenix writer Chris Faraone

Can’t wait to share letter I just got from Pax editor James Carnell. Only thing he disputes is that he’s a bigot. #mapoli #BPPA — Chris Faraone (@Fara1) July 24, … Continue reading

07/24/2012 · Leave a comment

Media roundup 7/21: Ring of Fire Radio, The Boston Phoenix

This week’s Ring of Fire, hosted by Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Mike Papantonio and Sam Seder: Saturdays at 3 o’clock Eastern, rebroadcasts Sunday nights at 8 pm Eastern … And progressive internet radio host Matt … Continue reading

07/21/2012 · Leave a comment

What Did Sponsors Think They Were Sponsoring?

We’ve reported on the extraordinary commission rate that Commonwealth Productions earned for selling advertising, which seems to be exclusively for the Pax Centurion, here and here.  We’ve also shown that advertisers … Continue reading

07/19/2012 · 1 Comment

Media roundup 7/17: Boston Public Radio, Boston Occupier, The Matt Filipowicz Show

Yesterday was a big day for media! In the afternoon, Phoenix Reporter Chris Faraone and MAMLEO President Larry Ellison discussed the BPPA on Boston Public Radio. Click here to listen. … Continue reading

07/18/2012 · 1 Comment

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