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Youth of Color Demand Racial Justice in Gun Reform During #NationalSchoolWalkout

In the days leading up to today’s protest, young people of color released a petition that calls for gun reform and school safety measures that center racial justice. In the petition, which was...

04/20/2018 | Colorlines | Organizing for Education Justice
04/19/2018 | Published by: Crooked Media
04/19/2018

“Shamelessness Is All The Rage”

“Shamelessness Is All The Rage”

Trump’s own lawyer compares him to a mob boss, McConnell helps open the door for Trump to fire Mueller, Beto O’Rourke closes in on Ted Cruz, and Mike Pompeo meets Kim Jong Un. Then activist Ady...

04/19/2018 | Crooked Media | Civic Engagement
04/19/2018 | Published by: The Intercept
04/19/2018

Activist With ALS Spearheads Campaign To Punish Lawmakers Who Voted For Tax Law

Activist With ALS Spearheads Campaign To Punish Lawmakers Who Voted For Tax Law

The campaign will involve using digital persuasion ads and get-out-the-vote efforts to vote out incumbents who supported the tax law. Barkan and his team are still developing their strategy, but...

04/19/2018 | The Intercept | Civic Engagement
04/19/2018 | Published by: MSNBC
04/19/2018

Ady Barkan launches new campaign asking everyone to “Be A Hero”

Ady Barkan launches new campaign asking everyone to “Be A Hero”

Activist Ady Barkan, who is fighting ALS, is starting a new fight - to get people to vote. He’s asking people to “Be A Hero” and vote for candidates who protect healthcare. Ady tells Ali Velshi...

04/19/2018 | MSNBC | Civic Engagement

Puerto Rico was just hit by an island-wide power outage — here are the best charities to donate to for victims of Hurricane Maria

The Center for Popular Democracy – located in Brooklyn, New York – has launched the Maria Fund, which is focusing on aid for low-income communities of color, women, and girls in Puerto Rico.

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04/18/2018 | Business Insider | Civic Engagement
04/18/2018 | Published by: The Foothills Focus
04/18/2018

Tipirneni Gains Momentum In Last Week Of CD8 Special Elections, Outraises Lesko

Tipirneni Gains Momentum In Last Week Of CD8 Special Elections, Outraises Lesko

The democrat gained her financial advantage mostly through small donors, but also recently received support from healthcare activist Ady Barkan, who launched a six-figure ad campaign supporting...

04/18/2018 | The Foothills Focus | Civic Engagement

Democrats are back in the fight for the Arizona Eighth Congressional District: All Bets are Off.

Trump won by over 20 points, the Democrat leads in fundraising as well, aided in part by Ady Barkan, a wealthy Democratic activist with the Center for Popular Democracy who was recently diagnosed...

04/18/2018 | Blog for Arizona | Civic Engagement
04/18/2018 | Published by: The Washington Post
04/18/2018

Health industry giants get tax windfall. But it's unclear how it will be used.*

Health industry giants get tax windfall. But it's unclear how it will be used.*

The man with ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease, who caught national attention for confronting Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) last year about the Republican tax bill, has launched a new “Be a Hero” campaign...

04/18/2018 | The Washington Post | Civic Engagement

A Collaboration to Strengthen the United States Federal Reserve System

April 16, 2018

 

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04/17/2018 | Building a National Campaign for a Strong Economy: Fed Up

Man with ALS who confronted Flake over tax law launches ‘Be a Hero’ campaign to beat Republicans

The minute-long ad, which will run on television and online ahead of the April 24 election for Arizona’s 8th Congressional District, is the first product of Barkan’s new Be a Hero Fund — an...

04/17/2018 | The Washington Post | Civic Engagement

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