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Unformatted text preview: City of Cleveland, Ohio was the most conscious cities Run a black person for major Where able to elect him Lincoln lost credibility in the hood He could operate on all level Attorney From the hood He would leave his law firm and then He had the ability to connect with black people Have charisma Seen as an assurance policy for black people acting crazy They might not ride / not sympathetic for the situation o Unrealistic expectations Expectations that aren't even reachable Things they wanted to do Control jobs / Give people jobs Service jobs where you cant be fired vs. appointed jobs Give business owners city contracts Address police brutality Promotions - rules - regulations Books to read who wanted to be promoted Malcom X autobiography...
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