This is the Radio Boston rundown for Dec. 8. Tiziana Dearing is our host.
- Governor Charlie Baker says the state will now require new restrictions like closing food courts, requiring masks all the time at workplaces, and closing indoor performance venues as the coronavirus surges across Massachusetts. We take listener calls for reaction and their pandemic questions.
- A new poll finds an overwhelming majority of Massachusetts residents are willing to take a coronavirus vaccine. But when people say they'll feel comfortable doing so varies across racial and socioeconomic demographic.
- Boston Globe columnist Jenee Osterheldt asks Black Bostonians: Why is your life a beautiful resistance? We talk to her about her new series celebrating Black joy and Black life in Massachusetts.
This program aired on December 8, 2020.