We have everything we need to offer a decent quality of life to every single person in this country. Yet Black people are suffering and dying needlessly because there are decision makers in our government who don't care about us. In order to permanently change the conditions we’re protesting, we must shift who gets to make decisions in our society. That means we must claim our power as citizens, including as voters and as potential candidates for office.
OurCount is about ending generations of voter suppression policies by combining our protests with determined efforts to help as many people overcome unnecessary barriers to voting so we can (re-)elect leaders willing to rewrite unjust laws and pass better ones that make it easier for all of us to vote and live freely.
When hourly workers -- who are disproportionately Black -- are subjected to long lines to vote, they're often forced to choose between their rights or their income. Corporations like Amazon make billions in profits thanks to hardworking hourly employees. Tell these corporations: all workers deserve paid time off to vote.
We’re approaching the end of this year’s election season and, for the first time, tens of millions have already casted their ballots. This year has presented more ways to vote than ever before. Whether you’re …
If you’re a North Carolina voter, read on to learn more about how to protect your ability to vote safely in the upcoming election.
We teamed up with the cast & crew of Hamilton to explain five simple ways to build power this election season. Take a break to watch & share!