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PHOTOS: People Gather At City Hall Plaza For 'What This Means For Black Lives' Rally

Activists and protestors gathered Sunday at City Hall Plaza for a rally that convened the Black community to celebrate and push for accountability and change in the wake of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris' electoral victory over President Donald Trump.

Ashawn Dabney-Small, the first 18-year-old to run for the Boston City Council, raises his fist as Monica Cannon-Grant speaks during the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Ashawn Dabney-Small, the first 18-year-old to run for the Boston City Council, raises his fist as Monica Cannon-Grant speaks during the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Ashawn Dabney-Small, the first 18-year-old to run for the Boston City Council, wipes tears from his eye while he speaks at the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Ashawn Dabney-Small, the first 18-year-old to run for the Boston City Council, wipes tears from his eye while he speaks at the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Monica Cannon-Grant speaks at the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Monica Cannon-Grant speaks at the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Attendees listen to Monica Cannon-Grant speak at the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Attendees listen to Monica Cannon-Grant speak at the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
10-year-old Marcus Bilodeau holds a Black Lives Matter sign during the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
10-year-old Marcus Bilodeau holds a Black Lives Matter sign during the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Two rally participants, one with a Black Lives Matter flag, watched standing by the Government Center MBTA station. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Two rally participants, one with a Black Lives Matter flag, watched standing by the Government Center MBTA station. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Anne Thiebeau moves to the music being played during the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)
Anne Thiebeau moves to the music being played during the What this Win Means for Black Lives rally at City Hall Plaza. (Jesse Costa/WBUR)

This article was originally published on November 08, 2020.

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Jesse Costa is the multimedia producer for WBUR.

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