VIDEO: The New Wave of Candidates Knocking At Democracy's Door

By: 
brian
Wednesday, November 20, 2019

The system is rigged: America’s government remains overwhelmingly white, male, and wealthy. Even though our democracy should represent all communities; people like us -- immigrants, people of color, women, LGBTQ+ individuals, Indigenous Americans, and others -- have traditionally been kept out of positions of power. But no more: these #PeopleLikeUs are working to break down barriers to enter the political process and create a democracy that is of, for and by all people! In this video and in People Like Us, Sayu Bhojwani shares the stories of diverse politicians who are challenging the status quo and blazing a path for others. Check it out on Youtube and learn more about how you can get involved and become a part of the movement to transform our democracy at newamericanleaders.org.

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