• San Francisco Elected Its First Black Female Mayor, London Breed

    5 monthes ago - By Refinery29

    San Francisco elected London Breed as its first Black female mayor after her opponent conceded the neck-and-neck race on Wednesday. Breed's election is a win for political representation of women and African-Americans. She's only the second female mayor of San Francisco. Born in San Francisco, Breed, 43, grew up in public housing and was raised by her grandmother. "on $900 per month. 'Recycling' meant drinking out of old mayonnaise jars. Violence was never far away. And once a week, we took Grandma's pushcart to the community room to collect government-issued groceries," she wrote in an...
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  • London Breed Was Elected as Mayor of San Francisco

    London Breed Was Elected as Mayor of San Francisco

    5 monthes ago - By Teen Vogue

    After a tight election, London Breed was elected as mayor of San Francisco, making her the first black woman to hold the position.
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