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Let’s face it, voting can be tedious and boring. But like most boring things, it has to be done. So we’ve put together a playlist of songs that can help you through the process.

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This year promises to be something special with live performances from artists including Meek Mill, Nicki Minaj, YG, Daniel Caesar, Big Sean, Miguel, Migos, H.E.R., and R&B legend Anita Baker.

Vote for your favorite song from summer 2017!

Ohio Senator Nina Turner talked with Rickey Smiley and Special K about the election results and what it means for how we should be organizing our communities in the next couple of years. She explains why she thinks people rejected the Democratic nominee in this election. “Having the better candidate… people can’t eat that,” she […]

Jeff Johnson says, despite our loss, black & latino voters should be proud that they turned out in great numbers, even in cases when they weren’t particularly excited about the presidential candidates at all. He then proceeds to explain some of the major wins that were still scored on election night, such as Kamala Harris […]

Rickey Smiley and Special K shared their thoughts on Donald Trump‘s surprising win of the 2016 Presidential election. A lot of people are out there wondering what his win is going to mean for the black community over the next four years. But the truth is Sign Up For Our Newsletter! If you’re in need […]

The day after a historic election and a decision that has half the country devastated, Jeff Johnson has some of his always helpful wisdom to share. He explains that he is disappointed politically, but “culturally and civically,” he is more motivated and fired up than ever! “Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Jeff explains what the […]

This election day, voter intimidation is expected to be one of the tactics used to keep people from voting. But Special K and the Atlanta NAACP’s very own Attorney Gerald Griggs have got all the information you need to know to combat voter intimidation, and to endure long lines and other difficult situations. Sign Up […]

Hillary Clinton took some time to chat with Rickey Smiley! She explains how she intends to address the problem of police brutality and the inequalities of the criminal justice system. “It’s a fact,” she says, that systematic racism plagues our society and the criminal justice system. She also speaks to those who might be sitting […]

The day has finally come! After a long, long campaign season, the madness in some way, shape or form ends tonight, when America finally finds out who it has chosen to be its next president. Still, despite everything we have had to deal with in this crazy election season, the battle does not end when […]