In the fall of 2016 white supremacists posted racist flyers around the town of Pittsford. In response, residents rallied against racism and pushed for change. They formed a group called PittsForward. Kevin Beckford, a member or PittsFORWARD decided to run for the Pittsford Town Board…and won. http://wxxinews.org/post/connections-how-racist-flyers-impacted-local-election
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White Supremacy fliers left on Pittsford lawns last fall led to the election of the suburb’s first African-American town board member. https://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/news/2017/11/10/white-supremacist-african-american-pittsford-town-board-henrietta/851409001/
PittsFORWARD originated from a hateful, divisive act, yet our community continues to come together in love, acceptance, and to gain greater understanding. We are proud to live in a town that realizes that LOVE is the answer, a town that will not be quiet in the face of hate, a town that stands as one. […]