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The National Park Service incorporates information on Faneuil Hall’s connection to the trans-Atlantic slave trade in its tours of the building.

The National Park Service incorporates information on Faneuil Hall’s connection to the trans-Atlantic slave trade in its tours of the building.

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Re-writing Boston’s history of slavery

Efforts underway to change historic names

Dorchester activist Kevin Peterson wants Boston to remove Peter Faneuil’s name from the iconic building he built for the city in 1742. Roxbury activist Sadiki Kambon is calling for the city to strike the name “Dudley” from Roxbury’s commercial center and replace it with the name “Nubian Square.”