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NPR-5 hours ago
In her victory speech, Bottoms, 47, reminded supporters that she had come from a modest public school in the city's mostly black Westside. "And so for all the little girls out there who need somebody to believe that you're better than your circumstances. I need you all to remember that black girl magic is real," ..."


https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/...yoral-race


Say wha???

Why did she have to say this if this race was not about "race" to her..supposedly.
This was intended as an uplifting comment, I know, but this race was so focussed on trying NOT to focus on "race".
I was just thrown off that she said it...