“Ride it out. It will all go away in time.”
By Josh Resnek
Racist Councilor Anthony DiPierro is sticking it out despite an avalanche of public requests for him to resign.
The young councilor, a cousin to the mayor and his campaign manager, is refusing to budge, this, despite his presence on the council being turned into a meeting to meeting cluster of angry public speeches by residents and officials.
This includes officials of the NAACP, which demanded that DiPierro resign immediately two weeks ago.
According to some of those who know DiPierro and who support him, he’s been urged to “ride it out.”
His chief supporter his cousin the mayor has not publicly said much about DiPierro’s racist memes and statements, which include DiPierro’s repeated use of the N word and anti-Black symbolism.
The racist memes and N word use were revealed last month by the Leader Herald and followed up by the Boston Globe and many Greater Boston media outlets.Continue reading “Mayor, City Council Colleagues, Bishop Brown Tell DiPierro “Don’t Resign””