Voting Rights Assault: Midterm Elections May Mark the Beginning of the End for Our Multiracial Democracy

know about Voting Rights Assault: Midterm Elections May Mark the Beginning of the End for Our Multiracial Democracy The upcoming midterm elections in the United States are of paramount importance, as the future of multiracial democracy in the country hangs in the balance. What happens during the 2022 election and the 2024 presidential election will … Read more

Voting Rights Assault: Midterm Elections May Mark the Beginning of the End for Our Multiracial Democracy

know about Voting Rights Assault: Midterm Elections May Mark the Beginning of the End for Our Multiracial Democracy The upcoming midterm elections in the United States are of paramount importance, as the future of multiracial democracy in the country hangs in the balance. What happens during the 2022 election and the 2024 presidential election will … Read more

Men urgently need to defend reproductive rights

know about Men urgently need to defend reproductive rights in details “It is up to us to listen, speak and act. Not because women are our mothers, sisters, wives or friends, but because women are people. And all people deserve to control their own bodies.” —Sen. Cory Booker Exacerbated by the news that this summer … Read more

The fate of women’s rights is tied to the fate of democracy. How can we ensure both?

know about The fate of women’s rights is tied to the fate of democracy. How can we ensure both? in details Protesters gather at Indiana University Bloomington to support reproductive rights on October 2, 2021. Since Texas passed its six-week ban in September of last year, dozens of states have followed in Texas’ footsteps. (Jeremy … Read more

What happens to women’s rights when democracy regresses?

From Nazi Germany to Mussolini’s Italy, fascist regimes shared an initial target: women. “The fascists passed laws that criminalize abortion both for the doctors who perform it and for the people who provide information to women who seek it,” says Professor Anne Wingenter. Women’s rights, even the purpose of a woman, were reduced to one … Read more

What happens to women’s rights when democracy regresses?

From Nazi Germany to Mussolini’s Italy, fascist regimes shared an initial target: women. “The fascists passed laws that criminalize abortion both for the doctors who perform it and for the people who provide information to women who seek it,” says Professor Anne Wingenter. Women’s rights, even the purpose of a woman, were reduced to one … Read more

What happens to women’s rights when democracy regresses?

From Nazi Germany to Mussolini’s Italy, fascist regimes shared an initial target: women. “The fascists passed laws that criminalize abortion both for the doctors who perform it and for the people who provide information to women who seek it,” says Professor Anne Wingenter. Women’s rights, even the purpose of a woman, were reduced to one … Read more

Opinion: Donald Trump’s departure did not save American democracy. This is how we have to

know about Opinion: Donald Trump’s departure did not save American democracy. This is how we have to The report found that African Americans, according to an “Equality Index” that reveals disparities among African Americans relative to whites in economic opportunity, education, health, social justice, and civic engagement, received a score of 73.9%, 0.2% more than … Read more

The Role of Democracy in Racial Equity – Non Profit News

know about The Role of Democracy in Racial Equity – Non Profit News Since 2005, in VOTE non-profit have worked to help America’s nonprofits engage the communities they serve in voting and elections, with the goal of fostering a more inclusive electorate. But, until now, we’ve never had a clear picture of the involvement of … Read more

The fight against the right

know about The fight against the right According Power does not grant anything: how the grassroots organization wins the elections, the record turnout in the 2020 election, as well as the Democratic presidential victory, were the direct results of on-the-ground organizing by a wide range of social justice groups across the country. (The book is … Read more

What is democracy for you? – The Bulwark

know about What is democracy for you? – The Bulwark Despite all the talk about our democracy being in a death spiral — concerns about toxic polarization, government paralysis, attempts to nullify elections, the January 6 insurrection, ongoing culture wars and rising illiberalism—it turns out that there is little agreement on exactly what democracy it … Read more

Join the Conversation: Why Abortion is Essential to Democracy and Democracy is Essential to Reproductive Justice

know about Join the Conversation: Why Abortion is Essential to Democracy and Democracy is Essential to Reproductive Justice in details The fight for the right to abortion, for equality and for representative democracy are all at the service of the same goal: justice for all. last November, Millisecond. partnered with the Brennan Center for Justice … Read more

Women’s rights and democracy are inextricably linked

know about Women’s rights and democracy are inextricably linked in details We cannot hope to measure the ebb and flow of a truly inclusive democracy without First looking for gender equity. Women’s rights have been the canary in the coal mine all along. Demonstrators protest anti-abortion laws and voter suppression at the Texas State Capitol … Read more

PNG heads to the polls in June this year – will it be a chance for women to finally shine?

Since 1975, only seven women have been elected to the Papua New Guinea parliament. Men are alleged to buy votes and intimidate voters and other candidates during elections. in the world, and Papua New Guinea is one of the few countries in the region without women in public office. podcast Sistas, Let’s Talk is a … Read more

Democracy advocate Sherrilyn Ifill on her legacy and future in the fight for equality

Photo by Matt McClain The Washington Post via Getty Images in 2020 Glamor nicknamed Sherrilyn Ifill”a civil rights superhero” which may seem like PR hyperbole to some…but they probably don’t know the force of nature that Sherrilyn Ifill is. In 1988, when Sherrilyn Ifill began her career with the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund … Read more