Processing The Protests And Demonstrations Over The Killing Of George Floyd

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With demonstrations continuing over the killing of George Floyd and other acts of police brutality, we talk with Monica Cannon-Grant, founder and CEO of her nonprofit, Violence in Boston. Cannon-Grant is organizing a rally and vigil on Tuesday in Franklin Park.

We also speak with Boston City Council President Kim Janey about the reforms she's calling for as an elected official. Janey participated in an event on Tuesday with several prominent Massachusetts elected officials of color, including Rep. Ayanna Pressley.

This segment aired on June 2, 2020.

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