Zerlina Maxwell

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GEORGIA POWER:Stacey Abrams Represents

Georgia State Representative Stacey Abrams is the House Minority Leader for the Georgia General Assembly…

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Debbie Wasserman-Schultz on Why the Democrats Need (and Deserve) Your Vote in November

The midterm elections are just weeks away and as critical as ever.  With predictions still putting…

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NAACP Fights for Voting Rights in North Carolina

Last week, a North Carolina federal court heard arguments in preliminary injunction hearing that could…

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SCOTUS Lets Women Down

This month, the highest court in the land decided two landmark cases regarding a woman’s…

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Bill de Blasio:America’s Mayor?

Just six months in, New York’s progressive mayor Bill de Blasio has already exceeded expectations. …

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The Sisters of ‘Orange Is the New Black’ on Season 2

The wait is finally over for fans of the Netflix hit series Orange is the…

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Study: Increasing Retail Wages Will Help Economy, Families

Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg may want professional women to “lean in,” but the truth is that…

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A New Kind of Mayor: East Orange, New Jersey’s Lester Taylor

Just outside of New York City lies East Orange, New Jersey, a densely populated city of…

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Anti-Gay Legislation Jumps Up to Get Beat Down

It didn’t end with Arizona. Before the state’s infamous  SB 1062 (aka “The Religious Freedom…

STATE OF THE UNION 2014:”Opportunity for All”

Opportunity for all. That was the theme of President Obama’s 6th State of the Union…