Frida Berrigan will crack open New London’s mayoral race

By David Collins   Day staff writer

If, like me, you’ve been waiting for some fresh air and new ideas for New London politics, look no further than Green Party mayoral candidate Frida Berrigan.

After spending a couple of fascinating hours chatting with Berrigan at her dining room table in her family’s cozy house on a dense block of Connecticut Avenue…


‘The Peace Kids’ grow up: Daughter of activist recalls extraordinary upbringing

By Ann Baldelli

New London — Frida Berrigan was 8 years old the first time she was arrested, protesting with her parents and about 500 others in the rotunda of the U.S. Capitol in a remonstrance intent on improving the lives of the homeless.


Green Party to field mayoral candidate in New London

By Greg Smith   Day staff writer

New London – The New London Green Party plans to create a three-way race for mayor this fall.

The party has announced it is supporting community organizer and author Frida Berrigan in her run for mayor and have started a petition drive to secure her a spot on the ballot.