Protesters chain themselves to Cambridge City Hall doors

Cambridge Ma 8/31/16 Protest at Cambridge City Hall with use of bicycle locks and chains block front entrance Globe photo David Ryan

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The demonstrators, who identified themselves as part of Black Lives Matter, are protesting the lack of affordable housing.

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Demonstrators have chained themselves to City Hall to draw attention to the issue of affordable housing.

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