America’s Black female mayors face dual crises of COVID-19 and protests – but these women are used to uphill battles

San Francisco mayor London Breed declaring a shelter-in-place order early in the coronavirus pandemic, March 17, 2020. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Sharon Austin, University of Florida June 30, 2020 – Mayors are elected to govern their cities, serve and protect citizens, maintain law and order and bring about economic prosperity. Those are tall orders […]