K’NAAN

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NYElection

"I had bought a little chessboard for my kids."

I feel slightly hypocritical, because I never voted when I lived in Canada even though I could have. The way politicians spoke about us, it never really seemed it was us they were talking about. So, I stayed away from the process. Then, years later, I moved to New York. I live here, I work here, but my family is still in Toronto. And last year’s US immigration ban hit us all hard. For the first time in my life, I truly wished I could vote. So if you can vote, I hope you will, on my behalf.

THANK YOU! LOVE yoU!

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BRETT

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I appreciate you hearing my story. I battled with substance abuse for a long time, but by the grace of God I turned my life around 5 years ago. I'm now married with a baby daughter. I can...

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JERRIEL

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I'm a US citizen like everyone in Puerto Rico, but we can't vote in most mainland elections. So, decisions that impact our lives are made by people who don't understand us. That’s not rig...

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ALEX

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I'm from Haiti, but I was in Miami when a massive earthquake devastated my home country. Like 46,000 other Haitians in the US, I was granted Temporary Protected status to live and work he...

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