For decades, power has been static in Boston and mostly gray-haired and male. But lately, a new power structure is emerging, one that’s bolder, younger, and more diverse than ever. From hip-hop artists to film producers, podcasters to rising political superstars, these 28 heavy-hitters have never appeared on Boston’s power list before— but we’re betting they’ll continue to shake up the city for years to come.
DAVID S. BERNSTEIN
The Powers That Will Be