You might not think you would need to choose between environmental consciousness and identity politics, but that was exactly the decision citizens of Richmond, CA were asked to make in their mayoral election. Nat Bates For Mayor offers remarkable access to the campaigns of all candidates in the race as the fate of their city hangs in the balance. With Chevron Oil doing everything it can to elect Bates Richmond's next mayor, opposing candidate Tom Butts is painted as a gentrifying carpetbagger threatening the authentic character of Richmond. In an age where everything seems to be left vs. right, Nat Bates will show you that left vs. left can be just as nasty.
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