The total attendance for the rally was around 13,000. Sanders hit on all of his major policy proposals, including Medicare for All, the senator’s signature plan to establish a single-payer health care system in the United States.
The Boston Socialist Alternative held the Boston Rally and March for Bernie on Saturday. The event was organized the event in the hopes to energize and gather support for presidential candidate Bernie Sanders.
A number of supporters of the union organized to do their work, displaying signs on the back of their chairs that read “I’m working on …” followed by their subject matter.
On Saturday, several members of the BC community joined hundreds of Bostonians in a counter protest similar to one that occurred in August.
This story starts 84 years ago, when Casper Augustus Ferguson began attending and eventually graduated from BC. He was miserable.
1,600 Bostonians packed into the Orpheum Theatre on Friday night to attend the Our Revolution Boston Rally. Both Senator Bernie Sanders and Senator Elizabeth Warren spoke at the rally about the need for continued change in America.
Eradicate Boston College Racism held an unregistered rally on Monday evening in response to the hateful language Donald Trump used throughout his presidential campaign.
Approximately 40 students, visitors, and alumni called for BC to divest in front of Gasson Hall on Friday.