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September 25, 2019

Delegate Joseline Peña-Melnyk serves Maryland's District 21 (Prince George’s and Anne Arundel Counties).  

What is your first political memory that made you say, “I love politics.”

My community was threatened by a highway project. We organized, went to Annapolis

September 9, 2019

Ahead of the Majority is the story of women of color (not just women or voters of color) taking center stage. The report combines original data with existing data sources to analyze the 2018 Election through an intersectional lens. It offers important insights into wom...

September 1, 2019

We want to hear from The BGG community for Hispanic Heritage Month!

As part of our 2019 Hispanic Heritage Month Series, we are looking to share inspirational stories from Hispanic women in politics!

If you are interested in writing for us, here are the guidelines:


August 14, 2019

The BGG is proud to see our own Tiffany Dena Loftin featured as a #BlackHer Shero!

You can read the full interview here and a snipped from the interview is below.

Angela:  So, college was the launching pad for your activism.  What happened next?

Tiffany: After I gra...

August 11, 2019

As you might imagine, living in close proximity to Washington, DC, as a college student allows ample opportunity to engage in politics on a national level. However, my start in politics began at the local and state level on a handful of occasions.

During the 2004 electi...

August 5, 2019

As Black women, we’ve seen and heard a lot from the Trump administration, from the president referring to our beloved “Auntie”, Congresswoman Maxine Waters, as “low IQ”, to the Squad being told to “go back to the broken and crime infested places from which they came.”...