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How the WNBA Played a Major Role in Raphael Warnock’s Senate Triumph in Georgia

Photo: Julio Aguilar/Getty Images

When the Reverend Raphael Warnock became Georgia’s first Black U.S. Senator, his history-making win in the state’s runoff election was delivered, in part, by an unexpected crew of heroes: The WNBA.

The story begins last summer, when Warnock was a long-shot Democratic hopeful polling at a mere nine percent against incumbent…

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Kelli María Korducki

Kelli María Korducki

Writer, editor. This is where I post about ideas, strategies, and the joys of making an NYC-viable living as a self-employed creative.