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Progressive prosecutors scored big wins in 2020 elections, boosting a nationwide trend

Caren Morrison, Georgia State University Despite the broad political polarization in the United States, the 2020 election confirmed a clear movement across both red and blue America: the gains made by reform-minded prosecutors. Running on progressive platforms that include ending mass...

New Yorkers knew Donald Trump first – and they spurned him before many American voters did

Donald J. Trump was a president from, but not of, New York. In the final months of his presidency, Trump attacked New York as a lawless “ghost town,” and got attacked right back. At least 73% of New Yorkers citywide...

Wife’s Racist Tweets About Kamala Harris Spur Bay Area School Official to Resign

A school board president on the Peninsula is stepping down after his wife posted racially charged comments about Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on social media. Jon Venverloh announced Sunday that he was stepping down from his position with the Las...

More women and more Black women than ever ran for Congress in 2020, but they still lost ground

In 2020, Black women set a new record – 117 entered primaries for the House and 13 for the U.S. Senate, according to the Center for American Women and Politics. In total, 643 women were candidates in congressional primary and...

US election 2020: how the rival candidates have used music in their campaigns

Adam Behr, Newcastle University A 74-year-old man dancing half-heartedly and without much rhythm to the Village People’s YMCA while a host of other people complain about the playlist – it might conjure up an image of the tail end of...

California’s Progressive — and Expensive — Health Care Ambitions Rely on Biden Win

Angela Hart November 2, 2020 SACRAMENTO — For deep blue California, where first-in-the-nation health care proposals regularly flood the Democratic agenda, there could not be more at stake in the presidential race. If Republican President Donald Trump prevails, Democratic state lawmakers worry,...

Hospitalized? You Can Still Vote in Most Parts of the Country

Bernard J. Wolfson November 2, 2020 Johnathon Talamantes, of South-Central Los Angeles, broke his hip in a car accident on Oct. 22 and underwent surgery five days later at a public hospital near downtown. His post-op recovery will keep him in...

You have rights when you go to vote – and many people are there to help if there’s trouble at the polls

Daniel R. Birdsong, University of Dayton Despite all the challenges to this year’s election – long lines, calls for voter intimidation, baseless claims of fraud – voting is a fundamental civil right. As a political scientist who studies campaigns and elections,...

Diddy talks Joe Biden, Donald Trump and the launch of a Black Political Party

On Friday (Oct. 16), Sean “Diddy” Combs officially launched a Black political party and endorsed Joe Biden. Visit http://www.OurBlackParty.org now. Joining Charlamagne Tha God for a discussion about the 2020 presidential election and what this all means for Black...

Your Vote Does Count: Lemme Tell You How

Hello welcome to this week’s Blonde Intelligence with me, Ms. Roni where I always seek to give you exquisite cranial repertoire. I have heard many people say that they won’t vote because their vote doesn’t count anyway. So wrong….....
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Sunday Dinners Soul Food In Corona Is A Must Try! Great Food & Good Vibes.

Family Owned and Operated Shariese Stamps and her husband Kwame opened Sunday Dinners Soul Food restaurant 2 years ago. The...
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