The Embrace Statue, by artist Hank Willis Thomas and MASS Design Group, will be a 22-foot-high bronze statue portraying four clasped hands. In March 2019, it was chosen by the King Boston Foundation from 126 other submissions as the best design.
Author: Jasmine Wong
Jasmine Wong, 16, is a rising senior at Boston Latin School where she works as the Head Forum Editor for her school’s newspaper, The Argo. She also participates in the Mayor’s Youth Council and is part of the Distributive Education Clubs of America. Jasmine hopes to combine her love for writing, business and activism, working in corporate business law with the goal of founding a nonprofit that looks out for the interests of small businesses. BY ANNA WILCOX
June 26, 2020