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Empowerment is when you have gained the confidence in yourself to have the light bulb go on in your head. You realize you can take control of your life and you understand that now you have done it. —Nancy Ward

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All week, the House of Representatives had planned to vote on ACA repeal today–and thanks to your advocacy, the vote has been postponed. We…

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On Monday, the Congressional Budget Office released their report on what would happen if the Affordable Care Act repeal bill passes – and it’s…

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Right now, many people are getting involved in political advocacy for the first time. People are going to town hall meetings and making phone…

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Trigger/content warning: An ableist slur (the R word) is used in a quote within this post.

My name is Reyma McCoy McDeid. I’m the…

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Yes, if you want to say that I was a drum major, say that I was a…

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Growing up with parents who were immigrants from Africa to the United States, I heard a lot of proverbs. I liked many of them,…

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