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Black Excellence: First-Time Candidate India Walton Set to Become Buffalo’s First Female Mayor After Upset

Screenshot: Twitter (Other) These days it can often feel like we’re in a never-ending cycle of violence, trauma, and general fuckery, so it’s always great when you come across a piece of news that’s just a certifiable dub for the culture. India Walton, a Black woman who ran for office for the first time in […]

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Can the Socialist Mayor Rise Again?

Walton believes Buffalo deserves better than it’s gotten. Not through billions poured into empty revitalization or a tech hub, but by investing in housing, health care, and community. These are simple planks, but they anchor the campaign. People seem to get it. She was in the middle of talking to me about home being “a […]

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