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Ithaca Farmers Market leader steps down after allegations of racist incident

ITHACA, N.Y.—Ithaca Farmers Market Executive Director Anton Burkett has resigned his position after being accused of racist behavior during a recent incident at the market involving a Black employee. The Ithaca Farmers Market’s Board of Directors confirmed the resignation in a statement to the Ithaca Voice on Saturday, Oct. 16, and said Burkett’s resignation was […]