At the peak of the coronavirus pandemic this spring, Sharawn Vinson often woke up crying. A recurring thought was making the unemployed single mother desperate: that her kids could go hungry. There was also fear of contracting the virus, which has disproportionately hit low-income Black families like hers. Meanwhile, some of the largest protests against […]
Brooklyn State Sen. Velmanette Montgomery has served in the state legislature since 1985.
Athena Soules is curating the resistance.