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Basic Black: Provocative, Timely, and No Scripts...Local Voices on National Flashpoints

Friday - May 29, 2015 at 7:30pm | WGBH 2/HD | basicblack.org


This week on Basic Black's roundtable:

We take a look at Mayor Walsh’s Boston 2030, the first citywide plan in 50 years  — it’s targeted to coincide with Boston’s 400th birthday.  But with Boston 2024 looming in the background, persistent racial wealth disparities, and longstanding issues of creating affordable housing, what will Boston 2030 mean for communities of color?

Panelists:
- Callie Crossley, Host, Under the Radar with Callie Crossley, 89.7 WGBH
- Phillip Martin, Senior Reporter
- Jerome Smith, Chief of Civic Engagement, City of Boston
- Ayanna Pressley, Boston City Councilor At-Large
- John Barros, Chief of Economic Development, City of Boston
 

 

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