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The newly launched African American Mayors Association (AAMA) was established to represent over 500 African American mayors and their 48 million constituents across the United States.

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Birmingham mayor passes the civil rights movement torch to North County

Birmingham mayor passes the civil rights movement torch to North County Check out the link to see a clip of the AAMA President William A. Bell Sr’s trip to Clayton and Ferguson Missouri to discuss the death of Michael Brown.  AAMA will be working to develop a tool-kit of resources for mayors across the country […]

Michael B. Coleman commentary: Ferguson has important lessons for cities nationwide

Michael B. Coleman commentary: Ferguson has important lessons for cities nationwide Like most Americans, I am deeply saddened and troubled by the events in Ferguson, Mo. As a mayor, I am painfully aware that racial tensions have the potential to boil over in any city, including my own. I am extremely proud of the positive […]

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