A Black woman faced racial bullying after becoming the mayor of Upper Marlboro, Maryland. According to “NBC News,” Tonga Turner faced issues throughout her two-year tenure as mayor.
Turner, who was the first Black mayor of the city, endured racial attacks that began during her first year in office. She received threatening letters that were racially motivated and someone slashed her tires. http://indiecentral.us/black-mayor-resigns-after-racial-bullying-from-white-counterparts/