Tag: td garden

  • Boston Courts to Homeless People: You Don’t Matter

    Boston Courts to Homeless People: You Don’t Matter

    My column this week was supposed to be about the so-called “Free Speech Rally.” It was supposed to be about the pride that swelled in my chest as my adopted hometown—which has itself faced more than enough issues when it comes to racism—overwhelmingly rejected (to the tune of 40,000 people) the same crap that engulfed […]

  • There Needs to be Justice

    There Needs to be Justice

    While many Bostonians joined the rest of the country and braced for the arrival of President Donald Trump, a homeless man was beaten in a very public place. Just before Christmas, in North Station—where both the Celtics and the Bruins play upstairs in TD Garden—Michael Hathaway was allegedly (according to video!) beaten by a security […]

  • Abuse of Homeless People at North Station Causes TD Garden to Rethink its Security

    Abuse of Homeless People at North Station Causes TD Garden to Rethink its Security

    Allegations against several security guards who monitored the North Station area of the TD Garden have caused the company to sever ties with a contractor following the arrest of a man who police say viciously attacked a homeless man days before Christmas. Rene Norestant Jr., 27, of Everett was charged with two counts of assault […]