By adamg on Fri, 06/05/2020 - 2:54pm
Among those kneeling: Metco CEO Milly Arbaje-Thomas and Bedford School Superintendent John Sills.
Suburban school superintendents and Metco officials gathered in McGann Playground on West Street in Hyde Park this afternoon to decry the continued extrajudicial killings of black men and women and to call on educators to work even harder to ensure that black students can grow up to their full potential and that white students learn to not be racists.
Separately, Ramesh Nagarajah, who grew up in Roxbury and who attended school in Weston through Metco, writes about his life as the token black friend.
Meanwhile, up on Mission Hill staff at New England Baptist Hospital also took a knee: