Atlanta Mayoral Race Shows Risks of Privileged Progressives Making Perfect the Enemy of Good

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By Shaun King

In 1997, at the age of 17, I fled rural Kentucky like my life depended on it. When I arrived in Atlanta to attend Morehouse College, I never looked back. Atlanta embraced me. In two years, I was the youngest student government president elected at Morehouse since Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a…

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