Boston’s political power in communities of color.

In this episode, I revisit Boston’s Black Political task force of the 1970s, 80s & 90s.

I speak to witnessing the political coalition and organizing of the South Boston electeds.   I detail the beginning of Boston’s elected of color and challenge where the group stands today.

Mentions of some community giants: Mel King, Dr Joseph Warren, Doris Bunte, Chuck Turner.

I should have mentioned Team Unity !

Also, at the 19 minute mark, I accidentally refer to Andrea Campbell as Andrea Cabral. My b.

 

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