Healey calls King statue important given Boston’s ‘narrative’

'This hasn't been a welcoming place , particularly to Black Americans,' she says

STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE AS SHE PREPARES  to speak at the unveiling of The Embrace, a Boston Common monument honoring the lives and work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King, Gov. Maura Healey said the memorial is particularly meaningful given the “narrative” of Boston (and Massachusetts generally) as a racist place.(...)

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