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The RCV system was touted as an instrument of fairness to minority voters. But it can more likely give undue advantage to an edu

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In the South, reactionary forces hostile to Black political power have resorted to bogus voter ID laws, voter roll purges, false claims of election fraud, and the elimination...

discrepancies related to primary results in New York City's recent ranked choice voting

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The following statement was released by New York City Council members of BLAC ( the Black, Latino, and Asian Caucus) on discrepancies related to primary results in New York...

Thirteen Democrats and two Republicans engaged in a last effort to rally supporters Tuesday as voters cast their ballots in New

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NEW YORK (AP) — Thirteen Democrats and two Republicans engaged in a last effort to rally supporters Tuesday as voters cast their ballots in New York City's mayoral primary,...

Professor Maya Wiley candidate for Mayor of New York City.

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Professor Maya Wiley candidate for Mayor of New York City.

The next mayor of New York City has a lot of work to do to heal this city from all...

New York State Senator Kevin Parker has received close to 100 endorsements in his bid for New York City Comptroller.

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New York State Senator Kevin Parker has received close to 100 endorsements in his bid for New York City Comptroller. His broad support includes New York City’s elected...

Adrienne Adams

Adrienne Adams.

Property taxes are a lifeblood of our city, constituting the single largest revenue source. However, the rates New Yorkers pay are dysfunctional, to put it mildly. Many New...

Adams

 Mayoral candidate Adams. Photo: Krystal97/Wikimedia Commons 

[Commentary: NYC Mayoral Elections 2021]

Eight years ago, Black voters in New York were the laughing stock of...

Former Mayor of Mount Vernon Andre Wallace

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Former Mayor of Mount Vernon Andre Wallace (above) says current Mount Vernon Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard should stop whining and start producing...

Cordell Cleare, District Leader and Candidate for New York City Council District 9, has received an outpouring of support for he

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Cordell Cleare, District Leader and Candidate for New York City Council District 9, has received an outpouring of support for her candidacy. After her...

Crystal

Crystal Hudson. 

Crystal Hudson is running to represent New York City’s 35 Council District, which covers Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, Prospect Heights, plus parts of Crown Heights and...

New York City mayoral candidate Maya Wiley received an endorsement from Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

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New York City mayoral candidate Maya Wiley received an endorsement from Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (NY-14), Saturday.

Following recent endorsements...

Mark Levine, a candidate for the Manhattan Borough Presidency

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In the following op-ed, written by Mark Levine, a candidate for the Manhattan Borough Presidency, he outlines why he thinks voters should elect him the next...

Black Lives Matter

Power yields nothing without struggle. Photo: Tony Webster/Wikimedia Commons 

The New York City mayoral election primaries are scheduled for June 22, 2021; once again the campaign...

Eric Adams

Eric Adams seeks election as Mayor of New York City as moderate voice. Photo: ericadams2021.com

Eric Adams says he’s dedicated his entire career to public service and specifically serving...

Kevin Parker

State Senator Kevin Parker.

When we talk about women achievers, we usually talk about trailblazers in things like politics, science, sports, or the arts. However, I am stepping outside...

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