06.29.2020

Black Candidates Running for Office in 2020

Black Candidates Running for Office in 2020 Image design by Susanna Hayward

It's not enough to demand justice for a week and simply move on. If we want to make real change in this country, that change needs to be reflected in our leaders, starting at the local level. (If you're not registered to vote yet, take two minutes to do so here.) Black people are tired, but these candidates, below, are dedicating themselves to their communities and their country—consistently putting in the work to remind us that Black lives have and always will matter.

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