Remembering The Legendary John Lewis And The Voting Rights Act

Last week we laid to rest an American hero who left us with parting words of wisdom and encouragement. Please read, or re-read, his essay in the link below. VIDEO “We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ….” This post is made in partnership with British Pathé.

National Action Network And Civil Rights Group Mobilize Around Voting Rights

Harlem’s National Action Network (NAN) along with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), National Urban League (NUL), National Coalition on Black Civic Participation (NCBCP), and National Organization of Black Elected Legislative Women (NOBEL Women) and National Black Caucus of State Legislators have issued the following statements regarding key voting rights cases…