- 12h33m John Nichols The winner of Buffalo’s Democratic mayoral primary knows that the key to making the bold progressive change the city needs is control of the budget and prioritization of resources. The post India Walton: ‘Finally We’ll Be
- 7d The incumbent Mayor of Buffalo, NY who just lost the Democratic primary to the progressive India Walton is using right-wing talking points Liberal Democrats are copying from right-wingers in attacking progressives in primary races across the nation. Liberal Byron Brown has now announced a campaign to undermine the Progressive winner of the Democratic primary in the general election.
Food for thought? Newly-elected Buffalo mayor India Walton on her experiences at the NICU: first as teenage mother, then as nurse30d Rather than making her bitter they just inspired her to keep reaching out, but these experiences still make for troubling reading: "Walton [...] had her first child when she was 14; her mom wasn’t happy about that, so Walton moved out and lived in a home for young mothers just outside Buffalo in Lackawanna, raising a baby born with a painful chronic illness while still a child herself. She tried hard to finish high school, only leaving to work when she had her twins at
India Walton, Buffalo's Black Socialist Mayor to Be, Is About to Make History - Walton, a longtime community organizer, won a stunning primary victory over the Democratic incumbent in Buffalo, New York where she’s poised to usher in a new era of municipal socialism.30d In Tuesday’s election, nurse, community organizer and democratic socialist India Walton pulled off a stunning upset in Buffalo, New York’s Democratic mayoral primary over four-time incumbent Byron Brown. If she wins the general election in the deep-blue city (as expected), Walton will serve as the first openly socialist mayor of an American city since Bernie Sanders’ tenure as mayor of Burlington, Vermont in the 1980s and the first socialist to govern a large American c
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