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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