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Michael Patrick MacDonald

Michael Patrick MacDonald

Michael Patrick MacDonald grew up in South Boston’s Old Colony housing project. After losing four siblings and seeing his generation decimated by poverty, crime, and addiction, he became a leading Boston activist, helping launch many antiviolence initiatives, including gun-buyback programs. He continues to work for social change nationally, collaborating with survivor families and young people.

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Book Trailer: An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar Ortiz

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