The Mayors Fighting for a Progressive Vision of the South

New Republic
Once upon a time, there was a regional dream of development. A new group looks to revive that tradition—but this time, with space for everyone. Last week a group of southern mayors published a report, “A roadmap for winning the South,” a document that serves as both a directive for economic growth and a manifesto for the New South. Steve Benjamin, one of the co-authors is Columbia’s first black mayor. Read more >>>