Boston Public Radio Podcast
3:34 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

BPR: The Boston Marathon Bombing, One Week Later

Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis speaks as Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick listens, second from left, at a news conference in Boston Monday, April 15, 2013 regarding two bombs which exploded in the street near the f
Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis.
Credit AP Photo/Elise Amendola

  • Jim and Margery spoke to Boston Herald columnist Peter Gelzinis and Boston Globe columinst Joan Vennochi about the Boston Marathon bombing, one week after the horrific events transpired.
  • Donald Stern, Massachusetts' US Attorney from 1993 to 2001, joined Jim and Margery to talk through the legal difficulties the prosecution faces for the Marathon bombing.
  • Rev. Eugene Rivers talked about how the Marathon tragedy resonates in communities of color.
  • WGBH's  Peter Kadzis talked to Jim and Margery about the difficulty of the past week.


  • Read Peter Gelzinis's profile of Adrianne Haslet-Davis, a dance instructor who survived the Marathon blasts.
  • Read Joan Vennochi's piece written in the wake of the Marathon bombing.

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