Types of Voter Suppression

Voter suppression comes in many forms, each instance claiming a few hundred votes here and a few thousand votes there. The number of voters affected with each tactic may seem inconsequential when compared to the total number of voters, but add them up and you’ll find a small but mighty tool that effectively silences the voices of black and brown voter across the country.

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Black Women Made Up Over 40% of the Fohr Freshman Class Finalists

Yesterday, Fohr announced that 85 people had been selected as finalists, including myself. The Freshman Class finalists represent a diverse range of people. As I read through the list, I paid particular attention to the Black women listed. I found that over 40% of the finalists were Black women, and we were in the majority. Why is this important?

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YBN Round Up: 10 Talented Black Influencers With Under 10,000 Instagram Followers

While an influencer’s follower count gives you some metric, it cannot be used to measure the talent, hard work, and dedication of many Black creatives. This week, we’re sharing 10 talented Black influencers with under 10,000 followers who are doing amazing work.

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What The FTC? 3 Big Misconceptions About Brand Partnership Guidelines

At first glance, the FTC guidelines can be intimidating. Federal penalties and filters don’t exactly go hand-in-hand, but as an Influencer you have to be aware of the rules so you can protect your brand partner and your personal brand.

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