“Why ACORN Matters” by Angela Glover Blackwell
October 24, 2008, 1:00am

On door steps and street corners across the nation, thousands of ACORN volunteers have been working diligently to enfranchise and empower millions of Americans from low-income communities and communities of color. We’ve seen them registering our Latino and African-American neighbors in dense urban centers, far-flung rural towns and everywhere in between – fighting to give a voice to our historically marginalized communities.

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