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Basic Black: Down To The Wire - The Boston Mayoral Primary


September 20, 2013


Basic Black opens the season with a frank conversation on the Boston Mayor's race and how the outcome impacts communities of color.  We'll also take a look at the historic nature of the race, as race and gender have played out in the campaign leading to the primary and general elections.

Panel:
- Callie Crossley, WGBH Radio and TV Host
- Phillip Martin, senior reporter, WGBH News
- Kim McLarin, assistant professor of writing, literature, and publishing, Emerson College
- Wesley Lowery, political reporter, The Boston Globe