Op-Ed by Mayor Walsh: Standing up for our values

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh Looking back on this week, I am so proud to be a Bostonian — and to be your Mayor. Last Friday, President Trump made good on his divisive campaign rhetoric, and signed a series of executive orders that are designed to promote American isolation, intolerance and fear. Boston didn’t sit back and accept these orders — our residents stood up against harming immigrants and refugees, and stood up for our values. Forty-eight percent of Boston’s children have at least one parent who was born outside the United States. I identify with those kids because I … Continue reading