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National movement using art of hip hop to get African Americans to vote (WPXI, NBC Pittsburgh, PA Affiliate, August 2020)

 

Respect My Vote! campaign launches in Georgia (WSAV, NBC Savannah, GA Affiliate, August 2020)

 

Making a Planet Worth Saving (The New Yorker, June 2020)

 

The next disaster for Black communities (The Hill, June 2020)

 

Want to Do Something About Climate Change? Follow the Money (The New York Times, January 2020)

 

’We Don’t Have Time for This’: Activists at Party Headquarters Demand DNC Hold Climate Debate” (Common Dreams, June 2019)

 

National Urban League uses annual State of Black America report “Getting 2 Equal: United not Divided” to decry Kremlin targeting of black voters (ThinkProgress, May 2019) 

 

New Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway will join HipHop Caucus for a live episode of Think 100% show to conclude EcoAdapt’s 4th National Adaptation Forum (Isthmus, April 2019)

 

Miami Under 40, Hip Hop Caucus’s Think 100%, and Paris to Pittsburgh producers collaborate in Miami screening (South FL Caribbean News, April 2019) 

 

“The Breakfast Club” hosts 2020 Presidential Candidate, Gov. Jay Inslee (Daily Beast, March 2019) 

 

Hip Hop Caucus President & CEO  Rev Yearwood testifies in U.S. House of Representatives – House Committee on Natural Resources hearing “Climate Change: Impacts and the Need to Act”  (February 2019)

 

Rev Yearwood and his celebrity-infused, nonpartisan Hip Hop Caucus not missing a beat (Urban Faith, February 2019)

 

Congress Just Held Its First Climate Change Hearings In Years” (Gizmodo, February 2019)

 

Democrats move forward with Congressional climate change hearings (Rev. Yearwood witness) (Earth and Space Science News, February 2019) 

 

Hearings headline hot week on climate (E&E News, February 2019)

 

Hip Hop Caucus speaks to UVA Jefferson School about mixing hip hop with environmental justice (CBS 19 News, January 2019) 

 

Op-Ed: Trump bailed on Paris Agreement: DC goes green anyway (Grist, January 2019) 

 

Rev Yearwood Gives Passionate Speech for Green New Deal (Now This, December 2018)

 

Respect my Vote hitting HBCUs to get the vote out for midterms (Billboard, November 2018)

 

The Hip Hop Caucus Represents Way More Than Music (BET, November 2018)