Stacey Abrams: The Deep South woman vying to make history

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Stacey Abrams is aiming to make history as the country’s first black female governor

A battle for the governor’s mansion in the US state of Georgia features a woman vying to become the first black American female to run a state.

Knots of people clustered outside Hendershots coffeehouse wait for a black SUV to drive 70 miles east from Atlanta.

The crowd untangles into a line of supporters wrapped around the exposed brick building, as evening sets upon the college town of Athens, Georgia, on an October…

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