Posts Tagged: Vote

Barack Obama

Barack Obama Delivers Passionate, Honest Uncompromising Speech

After six days of memorial services in 5 different cities, Rep. John Lewis was finally laid to rest in his home state of Georgia. Former president Barack Obama delivered the eulogy. He also used the moment as an opportunity to get people to do the very thing John Lewis fought tirelessly for-to vote. Barack Obama… Read more »

LeBron James

LeBron James is Helping Florida Felons Pay Fees So They Can Vote

LeBron James is the founder of the voting rights group, More Than A Vote.  Their goal is to raise funds to help people in Florida with felony records pay outstanding court debt.  The debt prevents many Floridians from voting.  The group includes other Black athletes and artists working to fight voter suppression.  More Than A Vote has partnered with… Read more »

Trey Songz Blasts Kanye West For Being ‘In The Way Of Progress’

Trey Songz spoke up after a video surfaced from Kanye West’s presidential rally in South Carolina over the weekend. During the speech, Kanye spoke on Harriett Tubman saying “she didn’t free the slaves, she just put them to work for other white people.” The video was posted by Trey with this accompanying message: “They been… Read more »