AuthorAburamadan, Lara

The new Supermajority movement launched with a giant pink-and-orange bus criss-crossing the country to mobilize women ahead of the 2020 elections. The initiative--led by National Domestic Workers Alliance Executive Director Ai-jen Poo, former Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards, and Black Lives Matter co-founder Alicia Garza--hopes to call attention to the fact that women are the majority of organizers, donors, activists, and voters across the country, yet their political rights and interests remain underrepresented, marginalized, and under attack. I joined the two-and-a-half-week tour in the fall of 2019.

From Atlanta to Las Vegas, and everywhere in between, we met women who care deeply about our country and communities--in union halls, small businesses, college campuses, and living rooms. At each stop, the tour hosted roundtable discussions, where rooms full of women...

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