I Am A Very Frustrated First-Time Local Election Voter

The superintendent of schools finds himself under investigation by the public. An unarmed Black teenager dies at the hands of a police officer on his first official day of duty. City council approves contracts with construction companies preying on the loss of city housing, rapidly changing the racial dynamics of the city. I set out to walk my talk. But as I started this journey to knowledge, understanding and ultimately action, to vote, I found myself becoming a very frustrated first-time local election voter.

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Memoirist in spirit and in truth. Christian essayist when both the spirit and truth move me. email: crjtwrites[at]gmail.com

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