Buttigieg, Klobuchar Speaking Slots At Nevada Black History Month Brunch Draw Groans From Black Activists: ‘Why?’

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The Democratic nomination process has moved to Nevada and that means candidates are showing up at community events in the state to share their message in the mad dash for delegates, sometimes with voters or constituencies they haven’t previously engaged with much before.

On Sunday, the Nevada Black Legislative Caucus is holding their Black History Awards Brunch, and Sen. Amy Klobuchar and former South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg have been confirmed as speakers in the last 48 hours, much to the chagrin of African-American activists on the ground who question whether the black community is being used for national press and photo ops, without the chance for further meaningful inclusion in the candidate’s conversations
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