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38 Women

As we write this statement, 38 women have come forward and accused Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment and assault. As this story unfolds, we are reminded of the pervasiveness of sexual harassment and assault across nearly every industry, be it Hollywood, tech, advertising, finance, or education, and that for every person who is … Continued

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First Manhattan Young Democrats Competitive Presidential Race in a Decade Elects Outsiders With a Bold Vision

NEW YORK, NY – October 3, 2017 – Last Tuesday’s Special Election for the Manhattan Young Democrats elected two new bold leaders, Malik Wright (President) and Henri Metivier (Vice President), in the organization’s first competitive Presidential election in a decade. The winners, who ran the unprecedented MYD Bold campaign and slate were considered outsiders despite … Continued

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When Will It Stop?

With 59 confirmed dead, over 500 injured and even more traumatized, our nation has once again seen the deadliest mass shooting in American history. Sunday, October 1, 2017 marks another day that will live in infamy. A sad distinction that was introduced just last year during the 2016 Pulse Nightclub massacre in Orlando. Before that, … Continued

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Member of the Month

MoM July 2017: Julianne Simson

Julianne Simson is one of Manhattan Young Democrats’ active members working tirelessly to promote democratic ideals in New York City. Here is her story. Julianne made her move to New York City on September 17,...

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