By endorsing Councilor Capone’s mayoral candidacy, Councilor Adrien is drawing a line in the sand.
She has said that she will not endorse and could never endorse the current mayor for a wide variety of personal and political reasons.
Her endorsement of Capone puts an exclamation point to Adrien’s thinking about who ought to be the next mayor of Everett, and what might he be bringing to city hall?
The line in the sand she has drawn is between her and the mayor.
He can’t stand her. She wants no part of him.
Capone, on the other hand, is more of Adrien’s type of candidate.
He is honest. He has personal integrity. He keeps his word. He is careful, thoughtful, incisive and he is ever the thinking man’s lawyer about many things.
Capone’s perspectives on life vastly differ from the mayor’s. Adrien perceives the mayor as someone who does not care for her, not just because she is Black and successful, but because she’s , Black and successful.Continue reading “Adrien’s endorsement a message”