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At Liberty Podcast: LaTosha Brown is Fighting for Voting Rights Ahead of the Midterms

Today, we’re checking in with LaTosha Brown, Co-founder of the Black Voters Matter Fund and the Black Voters Capacity Building Institute. We first spoke to LaTosha a year ago after her amazing work in expanding voting access in Georgia proved so successful. But that was then and this is now. Challenges abound this year, likely as a direct reaction to her work. The new restrictions making it harder to vote, the so-called election reforms, and redistricting will have a direct impact on the 2022 midterms. It’s why we are so focused at the ACLU on expanding and protecting access to the ballot and stopping restrictions in their tracks. LaTosha Brown joins us to discuss. Listen Here

By |August 10th, 2022|

Latosha Brown Named one of the 21 Leading Leaders 2021

Latosha Brown was recently honored by Women's News as being one of the 21 Leaders of the 21st  Century. The article lists Latosha as follows: The Dorothy Height Champion for Civil Rights Honoree: LaTosha Brown is the Co-Founder of Black Voters Matter, Black Voters Matter Fund and Black Voters Matter Capacity Building Institute. These initiatives are designed to boost Black voter registration and turnout, as well as increase power in marginalized, predominantly Black communities. She is also a nationally recognized, “go-to” expert in Black Voting Rights and Voter Suppression, Black Women’s Empowerment, and Philanthropy. Click Here to Read the Article

By |December 4th, 2021|

Latosha Brown named an Evolutionary by CAA

The CAA Foundation, the philanthropic arm of talent and sports agency, and the Pop Culture Collaborative revealed the launch of Evolutionaries, a collective of movement leaders, cultural organizers, and civic activists who are using storytelling to create change. Four Evolutionaries have been selected, and over a nine-month period, each individual will receive $50,000 from the Pop Culture Collaborative’s Becoming America Fund and the CAA Foundation to support their nonpartisan projects, and curated mentorship from the CAA Foundation, and access to Pop Culture Collaborative’s Abundance League. “For over 25 years, the CAA Foundation has activated popular culture to create sustainable, positive social change,” said Natalie Tran, Executive Director, CAA Foundation. “We are thrilled to partner with the Pop Culture Collaborative to launch this unique program, which uplifts the voices of movement leaders as storytellers who show us how to create a more just and equitable world for all.” The participants have spent their careers leading organizations, and creating national influence to create systemic change. Each [...]

By |December 4th, 2021|