In a Changing Boston, a New Mayor Challenges the Police
The New York Times - 04/20/2021
Her decision points to a larger political calculus, said Daniel Medwed, a law professor at Northeastern University.
“She has probably made the calculation that she is better off without the police, which is amazing,” he said. “Because the support of the police is, to some extent, code for the support of white voters in Boston.”