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Advancement Project California 2016 Official Ballot Endorsements

Advancement Project California champions the struggle for greater equity and opportunity for all, fostering upward mobility in communities most impacted by economic and racial injustice. Since 2000, California has been a majority-minority state where no racial group holds a numerical majority. Yet California’s democracy does not accurately reflect that demographic reality. Vote with Us on

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Breathing While Black is Punishable by Death

By Pia Schiavo-Campo Today, being Black in America means you are at risk of being killed by police while selling loose cigarettes or CDs, or going to a party, or wearing a hoodie, or breathing (or not being able to breathe), or running away, or being fully cooperative. Last week, activist and Advancement Project Boardmember Jesse

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6th Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

March 23, 2016 By Megan McClaire Today we celebrate the sixth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). This landmark legislation ushered in a new era of health coverage to Americans and created more opportunities for hard-working, middle class families to choose health over illness. Since its inception in 2010, 17.6 million previously uninsured individuals

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