No place for ‘Plantations’ in forward-thinking R.I.

If perception is reality, then it’s time Rhode Island voters make a statement about our forward-thinking state and drop “Plantations” from the official state name. Ten years ago, we were not willing to do that. In the same 2010 elections that made Lincoln D. Chafee Rhode Island’s first independent governor, 78% of voters rejected eliminating…

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