Blavity (Justin Myers Op-Ed): Disinformation Disenfranchises Black Voters – How Authentic Messengers Are Fighting Back

We’ve all seen it. Conspiracy theories and falsehoods that our family, neighbors, gym buddies or high school classmates spread on Facebook. The U.S. government is trying to control us with masks. The Chinese government created the virus. And, in the critical early days of the pandemic, the devastating, “Black people can’t get COVID.” It is all too easy […]

POLITICO: Biden puts Ohio in play

Joe Biden’s campaign is making Ohio a battleground again. Buoyed by polls showing him leading President Donald Trump, Biden’s campaign boosted its TV advertising budget to $4.1 million for this month, nearly quadruple what he spent last month and two-thirds of his total ad budget for the state. The day after the first debate with […]

Justice For Breonna

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 24, 2020 WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to yesterday’s announcement that no charges will be brought against Louisville police for the death of Breonna Taylor, Justin Myers, CEO of For Our Future and For Our Future Action Fund released the following statement: “Whatever our race, background, or zip code, we all want […]

CBS News Highlights For Our Future Florida’s Organizing

With less than 50 days until Election Day, progressive groups are investing millions into voter registration, education and mobilization efforts in battleground states amid the coronavirus pandemic.  These groups do not claim to be affiliated with either political party but are clear in their desire to prevent President Trump from being re-elected in 2020. Touting a progressive […]

For Our Future, Priorities USA Action, Senate Majority PAC, LCV Victory Fund, NextGen America, And America Votes Announce Partnership Aimed at Expanding Vote By Mail Program

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept. 21, 2020 For Our Future, Priorities USA Action, Senate Majority PAC, LCV Victory Fund, NextGen America, And America Votes Announce Partnership Aimed at Expanding Vote By Mail Program WASHINGTON, D.C. – With Election Day less than two months away and the coronavirus pandemic still raging across the United States because of […]

Philadelphia Inquirer: Voters in Disadvantaged Communities Live in COVID-19 Hot Spots

As Philadelphia prepares for the June 2nd primary, the coronavirus pandemic could have a disproportionate effect on disadvantaged communities. Low-income neighborhoods and communities of color are requesting absentee ballots at rates that are far behind other parts of the city and have seen higher rates of infection. The Philadelphia Inquirer highlights the risks of heading to the […]