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Who Cares About The 2020 U.S. Census?-It’s three years away! Well, we all need to care about the Census because an inaccurate census will have implications that will affect every aspect of American life politically, socially and economically. The man tasked with executing the 2020 Census, John Thompson, the Director…

https://www.instagram.com/p/BO0FoQXgoYN/?taken-by=kamalaharris&hl=en Kamala Harris, a Democrat and Oakland, California native, was officially sworn in by Vice President Joe Biden as California’s newest U.S. Senator today. Harris, 52, is the California’s first Black female Senator, first Indian Senator and the second Black woman to elected to the U.S. Senate. Twenty-three years ago,…

http://neatoday.org/2016/09/01/pronouncing-students-names/ Taking the attendance at the beginning of class may seem a routine if not mundane task to many educators. But to students, their name can be a powerful link to their identity. Pronouncing students names correctly – during attendance, a classroom activity, or any other time of the school…

The first Asian American woman in the Senate, Senator Mazie Hirono, was elected only three years ago, in 2012. This is a positive leap forward in ensuring that our communities are better represented, and that our voices will be heard, so that we must further engage potential voters to register…

Carol Moseley Braun became the first African-American woman to be elected to the U.S. Senate in 1992. Synopsis Born on August 16, 1947, in Chicago, Illinois, Carol Moseley Braun was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1992, becoming the first black woman to earn that distinction. While in office, Moseley…

Nikki Haley made history by being elected the first female Indian-American governor in the United States. She is regarded as a rising star by those inside and outside the Republican Party.

Kampala Devi Harris is the first woman and the first African-American and South Asian woman to become California’s Attorney General- a position she has held since 2011. Prior to that, Harris served two terms as San Francisco’s District Attorney, where she developed a stellar reputation for opposing the death penalty…