Electoral participation isn’t a means to an end. It is a pathway to a more connected society. By funding sustained engagement and organizing, Patrick sees Bridge Together as supporting local talent and listening to understand from residents what issues matter and how they manifest in their daily lives.
Deval Patrick blasted the process that has left the field of Democratic presidential candidates on the verge of having no racial diversity at all.
UPDATED: July 4, 2016 It looks like Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) may be in the running for potential vice presidential nominees in Hillary Clinton’s campaign after all. After announcing he was not being considered for VP status last month, Booker, in an interview with CNN Sunday morning, didn’t necessarily deny he was being vetted. From the Huffington […]
Senior Program Manager of A Better Chance, Keith Wilkerson, and parent Shanita Spencer discussed the benefits and opportunities made available to African-American students through the program on NewsOne Now. A Better Chance is dedicated to providing “educational leadership opportunities for middle and high school students of color in the hopes of creating leaders,” Wilkerson explained. Students who […]
Former Democratic Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick is slated to join Bain Capital, the Boston investment giant, where he will develop a new line of business aimed at investing in companies that produce profits, but also have a positive impact on social problems, according to the Boston Globe. Patrick, 58, who led the state for eight […]
It’s 2015 and we’ve started a New Year after enduring a very, very rough one for black people. We’ve had to hit the streets in a way that we haven’t since the Civil Rights years and somehow America is surprised that this isn’t the “post-racial” society that she thought it was. Like, wha…? So that […]
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick says national Republicans are bordering on “sedition” as they oppose his good friend and party ally President Barack Obama.
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