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State AG Says Boston Mayor’s No-Whites-Allowed Party Was Legal

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Massachusetts Attorney General Andrea Campbell found that Boston Mayor Michelle Wu did not violate the state’s public accommodation law by holding a holiday party for public officials that excluded white people.

The AG’s office declined to investigate the matter despite formal complaints.

The controversial event was named the “Electeds of Color Holiday Party,” and an email invite was sent specifically to non-white council members. (Trending: Fauci’s Ex-Boss Admits The Truth About COVID)

Massachusetts state law prohibits “making any distinction, discrimination, or restriction in admission to or treatment in a place of public accommodation based on race, color, religious creed, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, deafness, blindness, or any physical or mental disability, or ancestry.”

“On behalf of Mayor Michelle Wu, I cordially invite you and a guest to the Electeds of Color Holiday Party on Wednesday, December 13 at 5:30 p.m. at the Parkman House, 33 Beacon Street,” wrote City Council relations director Denise DosSantos.

“I wanted to apologize for my previous email regarding the Holiday Party for tomorrow. I did send that to everyone by accident, I apologize if my email may have offended or came across as so,” wrote DosSantos fifteen minutes later.

“Sorry for any confusion this may have caused,” she added.

Wu defended the party, stating that all council members received invitations to various events and holiday parties.

Wu wrote, “Last night was my turn to host the annual holiday dinner for Boston’s elected officials of color—a special moment to appreciate that our affinity group now includes leadership across city, state, county, and federal offices.”

“Not too long ago in Boston, we didn’t need such a big table to fit electeds of color,” continued the mayor.

“But over my time as a City Councilor and now Mayor, following so many leaders who have paved the way, I’ve proudly watched this group grow and create space for mentorship and fellowship among many who are breaking down barriers while holding the weight of being the first or only. Throughout the year, we work to represent our communities with urgency and determination. And at the holidays, we take the time to celebrate and enjoy each other’s company!” exclaimed Wu.

Wu has faced accusations of racial discrimination in the past, including a lawsuit from white restaurant owners alleging targeting based on their ethnic heritage.

“I can understand someone might be confused or worried if certain people weren’t being invited at all or were being left out of any type of celebration. But I assure you, everyone on the Boston City Council has got an invitation to multiple types of events and holiday parties,” claimed the mayor.

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