Clean Up BPPA

a campaign to remove offensive rhetoric from the Pax Centurion newsletter

Last night’s MAMLEO Town Hall Meeting: Storify and Video

Last night was the MAMLEO Town Hall meeting on Boston/BPD discrimination at Global Ministries Church in Dorchester. It was conducted via a panel discussion, hosted by MAMLEO president Larry Ellison, … Continue reading

08/06/2012 · 1 Comment

MAMLEO Town Hall meeting tonight! Universal Hub reports.

Universal Hub reports on tonight’s town hall meeting: The Massachusetts Association of Minority Law Enforcement Officers is hosting an open meeting tonight, to discuss its recent open letter to Mayor Menino and the … Continue reading

08/05/2012 · 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

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 7/17: 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

More video footage of 1101

To recap last night’s discovery, Robin has evidence linking officer 1101 — seen here harassing queer/female protesters — to James Carnell. Below is the video footage, including a second video … Continue reading

07/13/2012 · Leave a comment

The Phoenix and Universal Hub follow up on BPPA response; more financial questions come to light

From the Phoenix: One week after the Phoenix featured the Boston Police Patrolmen’s Association (BPPA) and its racist newsletter on our cover, the union responded with a letter on its … Continue reading

07/13/2012 · Leave a comment

Response to BPPA statement

As the campaign that led to the recent media spotlight on the BPPA, we feel we must respond to the BPPA’s statement “The PAX CENTURION and THE BPPA” on their … Continue reading

07/13/2012 · 2 Comments

Boston Globe letter: “Good cops need to speak against bias”

I AGREE that unprejudiced police officers in Boston must speak up and complain about the rhetoric of disdain that has been found in its pages of their union newsletter (“Scowling … Continue reading

07/12/2012 · Leave a comment

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