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In Coversation with Yvette Carnell
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Blogging politics, social, and cultural issues
Included in our discussion are the many urgent issues covered by www.breaking brown.com within our community, we will review three major events.
<> The exoneration of officers report on the assasination of a 12 year old Tamir Rice.
<> The status and impact of #BlackLivesMatter
<> The Justice or Else Rally marking the 20th Anniversary of the MMM
about Yvette Carnell
Yvette Carnell writes about politics, international and cultural issues for Your Black World and is the founder of BreakingBrown.
Before embarking on a career in new media, she served as a Congressional aide, first to Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), and later to former Congressman Marion Berry (D-AR).
In her time on the Hill, she also worked as Regional Field Director for America’s Families United (AFU), one of the largest non-profit Get Out the Vote (GOTV) campaigns active during the 2004 election cycle.
In the broader Democratic Party, she served as assistant to the Director of the Women’s Vote Center at the Democratic National Committee (DNC). She has since distanced herself from the Democratic Party and considers herself an independent.
Her articles have been featured in the Huffington Post and YourBlackWorld. She has been featured by national news outlets including, but not limited to; The Nation, The Guardian, Politico and NPR.
She received a B.A. in Political Science from Howard University.
Contact her HERE. Or email email@example.com for speaking engagements or media appearances.
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