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Remembering Mel King

Season 2022 Episode 18

About the Episode

The city of Boston is mourning the loss of Melvin Herbert King, who died March 28, 2023 at the age of 94. Mel King was a nationally known civil rights activist, lawmaker, and the first Black mayoral candidate to advance to a general election in 1983. On this episode, our panelists remember the life of Mel King and his legacy for communities of color across the Commonwealth and beyond.

Aired: 03/30/23 | Expires: | Runtime: 26m 46s