Martin Luther King Day

By - 1/19/15 - 6:07 pm
Marchers on Arlington Street

Hundreds of people peacefully marched around the Common and Public Garden this afternoon before marching up Beacon Street for a protest in front of the State House.

Some photos:

Black Lives Matter protest in Boston
Black Lives Matter protest on Boylston Street

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By - 1/21/13 - 12:49 pm

MLK sign

Tom Hynes photographed routes 18 and 3 in Weymouth this morning....Read more

By - 1/14/12 - 11:01 am reports on the MLK Cambridge Day of Service:

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., volunteers of all ages are joining together for an afternoon of service to Cambridge residents in need. Come lend your hands and make a difference. WHERE: The YWCA at 7 Temple St. and the Cambridge Senior Center, 806 Mass. Ave. in Central Square, Cambridge WHEN: Monday, January 16th

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By - 1/15/07 - 5:56 pm

Paul Day and his wife noticed a lot of MLK-related commercials today:

"That seems somehow ... wrong," she said.

"Are you saying that you object to the commercialization of the one of the greatest civil rights leaders the world has ever known," I asked increduously? ...

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