When We All Vote, a national nonpartisan organization, launched Civic Cities, a new initiative that encourages mayors to use their voices, governing authority and convening power to mobilize civic leaders, business leaders and community members to increase voter participation in their communities. The initiative launched with a bipartisan group of 31 founding mayors from across the country with the goal of recruiting more of our nation’s mayors. Read more
At New York Fashion Week, models break new ground challenging the narrow standard of beauty of the fashion industry. Among them is Madeline Stuart, a model with Down Syndrome, and Shaholly Ayers, who is born with just one arm.