Boston City officials hope to confront issues faced by artists through the Alternative Space Project, a plan to connect artists struggling to find work space with local businesses and institutions.
Last Friday, Mayor Marty Walsh spoke at the Immigrant and Refugee Community Forum to address the growing concerns within the Boston community regarding President Donald Trump’s statements about immigrants and religious groups.
Last week, the Union of Concerned Scientists invited Dr. Vincent Intondi to speak at the Boston Public Library regarding several issues at the forefront of today’s political environment in the United States.
“We are not in the business of picking people up for immigration violations … end of story,” said one councilor.
Post-election protests erupted throughout Boston as citizens filled the streets rallying against the controversial executive order announcement by President Donald Trump.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh gave the last State of the City speech of his first term as Mayor emphasizing inclusiveness and progress.