Candidates in tight races are trying to win Black voters in the midterms.
Why Elections Are Essential for Equality, Curated by Imani M. Cheers
My mother Darline, who recently passed away, was preparing to vote. She grew up in the segregated Midwest and intimately understood the importance of participating in the political process. In 2022, we are still facing the same challenges that have plagued marginalized communities for decades. While my mother was not able to cast her final vote, her wish would be that every eligible voter has the opportunity to have their voice heard. In her honor, these stories show us what’s at stake.