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MIT student blogger Abby H. '20

From Charlottesville to Cambridge by Abby H. '20

photos from a gathering for solidarity

We’re at a strange point in the political climate where white supremacists, klansmen, and outright Nazis have become comfortable enough to publicize their misconceptions in broad daylight. The people of Cambridge gathered yesterday afternoon to share some better ideas.

5:30 pm, Cambridge City Hall



Mayor E. Denise Simmons condemns acts of hatred in Charlottesville



City Manager Louis DePasquale speaks



Vice Mayor Marc McGovern



Fred Small, who would later lead the crowd in song



Lorraine Thornhill of First Holiness Church and the Cambridge YWCA



leading the crowd in chanting “love”



“confront white supremacy”



recording the rally for wmbr news



the crowd outside of city hall