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A blog from Medium about the fight against anti-Black racism.

Election 2020

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Stacey Abrams, former candidate for Georgia governor, speaks at campaign event for Rev. Raphael Warnock, Democratic candidate for Georgia senate. Photo: Tom Williams/Getty Images



Acknowledging their work is a good start, but it’s not nearly enough


There’s still much work to be done, but we can celebrate Biden’s presidential victory


It’s not on the former first lady — or Black women— to fix the nation’s problems

A person watches former First Lady Michelle Obama speak during the opening night of the Democratic National Convention.
A person watches former first lady Michelle Obama speak during the opening night of the Democratic National Convention on August 17, 2020. Photo: Chris Delmas/AFP/Getty Images


Don’t expect us to lower the volume while celebrating this victory.


Trump received almost 70 million votes. Some of those included people who you consider to be partners in the fight against anti-Black racism.


Here’s what the Southern Poverty Law Center had to say about the Biden-Harris win

Celebration over Biden’s win.
People react as media announce that Democratic Party nominee Joe Biden has won the 2020 U.S. presidential election during a rally for a fair vote count in McPherson Square. Photo: Yegor Aleyev/TASS/Getty Images

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