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Local Politics 101: The Role of a State Attorney General

2/24/21 8:16 AM

The Local Politics 101 blog series zeroes in on the role of several local and state-level elected officials, including mayors and governors. These officials have a substantial impact on our lives. Voting for local and state-level candidates means getting a step closer to addressing or resolving important issues. Learn more about what state attorneys general are, what they do, and how you can become one. 

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Ways to support Asian-Americans & Pacific Islanders

Ways to support Asian-Americans & Pacific Islanders

2/23/21 10:22 AM

IGNITE condemns acts of hate against people of Asian ancestry and extends our sympathy and support for all those harmed directly and indirectly by this violence. Because we all play a role in curbing hate speech and violence, IGNITE has compiled resources to support our AAPI community. Strength in solidarity. #HateisaVirus and we won't stand for it. 

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Recommended reads by Black women

Recommended reads by Black women

2/12/21 1:00 PM

History has shown us time and time again that Black women are the unsung heroes. During Black History Month, we challenge you to only read books written by Black women. Check out some of the reads recommended by Black women and written by Black women. You can purchase these books from Black-owned bookstores which we’ve linked at the end. 

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