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Biden and Harris will secure their victory today despite the GOP’s attempt to delegitimize millions of votes

Precious McKesson. Photo: Walter Pickering


They’ve always been present yet efforts to invest in their communities have been uneven

Reverend Raphael Warnock and Stacey Abrams bump elbows.
Reverend Raphael Warnock and Stacey Abrams bump elbows.
Rev. Raphael Warnock, Democratic candidate for Georgia senate, greets Stacey Abrams, former candidate for Georgia governor, during a campaign event near Coan Park in Atlanta, Ga., on Tuesday, November 3, 2020. Photo: Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc/Getty Images


Individual people did end up mattering

A Biden campaign field organizer registers volunteers for canvassing on November 1, 2020 in Philadelphia, PA. Photo: Mark Makela/Getty Images


Election 2020

A woman wearing face mask holds a sign that says “desis for Biden Harris.”
A woman wearing face mask holds a sign that says “desis for Biden Harris.”
A supporter holds a sign while listening to Kamala Harris, Democratic Vice Presidential nominee, speaks at a “Get Out The Vote” rally at Morehouse College on October 23, 2020, in Atlanta, Georgia. Photo: ELIJAH NOUVELAGE/AFP/Getty Images


Poll worker wearing face mask and face shield helping a voter at the polls.
Poll worker wearing face mask and face shield helping a voter at the polls.
Ward 14, Precinct 11 poll worker assists a voter at check-in at the Morning Star Baptist Church in Boston on Election Day, November 3, 2020. Photo: Pat Greenhouse/The Boston Globe/Getty Images


‘Every year they say the end is near. But we’re still here. Yeah, we’re still here.’


Poll greeter Carmen Ayala gives an eyewitness account


Election 2020

Police and ICE radicalized her as a young child and now? She organizes voters.

Focus is on a woman holding a “immigrant’s rights are human rights” sign.
Focus is on a woman holding a “immigrant’s rights are human rights” sign.
Demonstrators protest Trump administration policy that enables federal agents to separate undocumented migrant children from their parents at the border on June 5, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images


As a Chinese immigrant, I want to make sure I use my right to free speech

Colorful mural by BiLan, shows BiLan in the center with anti-Trump protestors in foreground.
Colorful mural by BiLan, shows BiLan in the center with anti-Trump protestors in foreground.
Mural by BiLan Liao.


What’s at Stake

This important voting bloc is ready to drive seismic change

Black woman wearing a face mask that says “Show up for Black women.”
Black woman wearing a face mask that says “Show up for Black women.”
Photo: Ira L. Black/Corbis/Getty Images

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