Political Headlines - October 24, 2013


  • Both rivals promise inclusive mayoralty: Martin Walsh and John Connolly agreed at a debate in Roxbury on Wednesday that there are too many inequities in communities of color, compared to the rest of the city. Akilah Johnson reports.
  • Class and Boston's new mayor: Forget about new Boston versus old Boston. The real issue is rich Boston versus poor Boston and whether the next mayor cares enough to do something about it. Columnist Joan Vennochi commentates.