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Press Release

November 7, 2020

Young People Play Decisive Role in 2020 Election

(Washington, DC) — Statement from Kimberly Inez McGuire, Executive Director of URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity, i… Read more »

Press Release

October 27, 2020

Young People Undaunted by SCOTUS Confirmation

(Washington, DC) — Statement by Kimberly Inez McGuire, Executive Director of URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity in r… Read more »

Press Release

September 26, 2020

SCOTUS‌ ‌Pick‌ ‌Exposes‌ ‌Need‌ ‌to‌ ‌Recenter‌ ‌Power

Washington, DC) — Statement by Kimberly Inez McGuire, Executive Director of URGE: Unite for Reproductive & Gender Equity in re… Read more »

In the News

August 19, 2020

What Do Voting Rights & Reproductive Justice Have In Common? Everything

My grandmother, Lizzie Mae Kelly, fought for her rights. In 1965, she marched alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the late, great Rep. John Lewis from Selma to Montgomery, but not before she was beaten on Bloody Sunday. Through it all, she, like so many other Black women, persisted…

In the News

April 28, 2020

4 reasons coronavirus is hitting black communities so hard

Preston Mitchum, policy director for URGE, a nonprofit that advocates for liberal policy issues, said the employment opportunities… Read more »

In the News

April 28, 2020

Why does Black America have more COVID-19 deaths? Racism.

“If we’d let social media tell it, young Black people are testing positive compared to other communities because we are socially d… Read more »

Media Kits

June 25, 2014

URGE Media Kit

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