These people sustain woefully under-resourced movement work that consistently drives civic engagement above and beyond the election cycle. 

Pressley and many other Black female candidates received no support from the Democratic Party.

Ayanna Pressley vowed to be an agent of progressive change for neglected Boston communities.

Arguing that Barack Obama should have selected a person of color to fill the Supreme Court vacancy, NewsOne legal analyst Damario Solomon-Simmons expressed disappointment with the president's Supreme Court pick.