Mary Norwood admits defeat 2 weeks after losing to Keisha Lance Bottoms

Mary Norwood has finally conceded in the race for mayor of Atlanta. Two weeks after losing to Keisha Lance Bottoms in a run-off election, Norwood shared her decision in video posted on YouTube. “For the future of this city, I believe it is the right thing to do to move on and hold a new […]

Details about Atlanta’s official Mayor-elect Keisha Lance Bottoms

Atlanta’s Fulton and DeKalb County Boards of Elections has certified the Dec. 5 runoff election between mayoral candidates Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood. The difference in votes between Mayor-elect Bottoms and her dogged opponent Norwood is larger than previously reported. On election night, Bottoms led with a 759-vote difference. That number is now 833, […]

Mary Norwood pulls a Trump, blames loss to Bottoms on voter intimidation

Mary Norwood does not believe that Keisha Lance Bottoms defeated her fair and square. Days after it was announced that Bottoms defeated Norwood in the election to become the next mayor of Atlanta, Norwood said that her numbers suffered because of cheating. “Many voters have come forward to describe the administrative problems and voter intimidation […]

Funniest memes of Blacks who supported loser Mary Norwood for Atlanta mayor

Some folks may recall New York Yankees legend Yogi Berra’s equally famous quip that “it’s déjà vu all over again” when assessing the latest election in Atlanta. The thrilling, pulse-pumping, down-to-the-wire finish of a mayoral race – replete with last-second jockeying, insult-hurling and mud slinging – was the closest election for mayor of Atlanta has […]

Keisha Lance Bottoms elected Atlanta’s new mayor, touts Black girl magic

Atlanta has always been a place where Black Americans can dream. From the days of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement, to Maynard Jackson’s political strength, to the creative voices of OutKast and the city’s prominent hip-hop movement, Atlanta has always been a place where Blacks can find the space to […]

Atlanta is too important, Keisha Lance Bottoms must be the city’s next mayor

If you’ve traveled throughout America, you know that Atlanta is special. It’s basically the last black-ran city in America that has a prosperous mix of business and cultural capital. Corporations thrive in Atlanta and it’s also a place that influences the nation when it comes to music, style, and entertainment. There is no other city […]

Keisha Lance Bottoms blasts Mary Norwood for calling Black voters thugs, felons

Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood faced-off for a final debate before the crucial election on Dec. 5. Bottoms and Norwood are seeking to become the next mayor of Atlanta and attempted to make their case to voters. The issues that were addressed in the debate included corruption in City Hall, personal taxes and property […]

Mary Norwood used racist language during meeting with Republicans: Audio

Atlanta mayoral candidate Mary Norwood had a meeeting with the Buckhead Young Republicans in June. During the meeting, Norwood asked atteendees to not record the conversation. Norwood claimed that she had information that Kasim Reed’s campaign used illegal voters to gain victory during the 2009 election, in a. Norwood claimed that Reed’s campaign found voters […]

Shirley Franklin backing Mary Norwood in Atlanta mayoral runoff

Former Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin created tremors in the Atlanta political landscape when she proclaimed she’s backing Mary Norwood for mayor instead of Keisha Lance Bottoms. Franklin, who made history as the first female mayor in the city’s history, is betting that her name and legacy as a political pioneer will carry enough weight to […]

Mary Norwood called Black voters felons, welfare abusers at Republican meeting

Atlanta mayoral candidate Mary Norwood used racist language during a private meeting. According to a recording obtained by the rolling out, Norwood was present at the private meeting held by the Buckhead Young Republicans in June. During the meeting, Norwood urged members who were in attendance to not record the conversation. The request was odd […]