Category: ELECTION

How You Can Help Stop Voter Suppression in Florida

Thomas Kennedy

November 22, 2017 at 6:49 pm

Last year, I became a United States citizen and a registered voter after living as an undocumented immigrant in this country for more than a decade. I was born in Argentina, a country that throughout its history, suffered various military coups and violent repression against its democratic institutions. Because of the hardships endured growing up […]

Alabama Is The Perfect Test Case For Empowering Black And Brown Voters

Thomas Kennedy

December 18, 2017 at 6:22 pm

Democrat Doug Jones managed to accomplish last week what conventional wisdom thought impossible when he defeated the GOP candidate Roy Moore, an alleged pedophile and bigot, to become the next senator of Alabama. After a nail biter election night, the race concluded with Doug Jones securing 671,151 votes to Moore’s 650,436 votes. As the results […]

Puerto Ricans Fleeing Devastated Island May Permanently Alter Florida’s Electoral Landscape

Thomas Kennedy

November 16, 2017 at 7:20 pm

Hurricane Maria has left Puerto Rico devastated.

Florida Special Election Shows Voters Reject Trump’s Politics Of Hate

Thomas Kennedy

October 3, 2017 at 11:53 am

In April, state Senator Frank Artiles resigned from his seat in Florida’s recently redistricted Senate District 40, after directing racist remarks against fellow lawmakers in a drunken tirade. This was following an extremely racist election campaign, in which he falsely insinuated that his opponent, incumbent Democratic lawmaker Dwight Bullard, supported terrorism. Fast forward to September, […]

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