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Zainab Baloch

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Baloch, the youngest candidate for mayor, offers a progressive platform. Read more

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“The only place I feel fully secure is at my masjid. I will not be intimidated, and I will not be kept from God.” Read more

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Baloch, the youngest candidate for mayor, offers a progressive platform. Read more

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Down the stretch they come … Read more

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Welcome to the hidden primary. Read more

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Caroline Sullivan has raised $215,000 since March. TWO HUNDRED AND FIFTEEN THOUSAND DOLLARS. Read more

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“One thing I’m bringing to the table is to include everybody in the city.” Read more

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The mayoral candidate says she doesn’t have time for petty nonsense. Read more

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Baloch says the city’s old problems require fresh eyes and innovative ideas. Read more

Wake County

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“We have a number of communities that are not represented right now. The lack of representation keeps us from having innovative ideas.” Read more

Wake County

Zainab Baloch on the young people who want to run Raleigh, and Durham grapples with adding density near downtown. Read more

North Carolina

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A young, diverse crop of candidates says the powers-that-be have failed their generation Read more

Wake County

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“The only place I feel fully secure is at my masjid. I will not be intimidated, and I will not be kept from God.” Read more

North Carolina

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After forty-nine people were shot dead in two mosques, protests and vigils are scheduled across Wake County this weekend. Read more

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We’re setting the odds. You send the money. (Checks payable to cash, please.) Read more

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    The biggest difference between Zainab Baloch and other mayoral candidates: she is twenty-seven years old and would also be the only Muslim and woman of color to ever serve as mayor of Raleigh.

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    Baloch, in front of the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, where Martin Luther King Jr. was a pastor.

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    Rachel McClain