Voters had been handled to pop-up concert events with notable rappers Offset, Busta Rhymes, Mulatto, and Huge Daddy Kane, amongst different performers because of the Election Defenders, a nonpartisan group of volunteers, religion leaders and group organizers with a mission to beat voter suppression and defend the suitable of all Americans to vote.
The Election Defenders confirmed up at polling places throughout the nation — from Georgia to Arizona to Pennsylvania and Wisconsin — offering water, snacks, and PPE, so voters may keep secure amid the pandemic, address lengthy strains, and securely forged their ballots.
“Within the face of a worldwide pandemic, threats of violence and lengthy strains designed to suppress the vote, the individuals are combating again with pleasure. Collectively, we’ll make voting extra accessible for all,” mentioned Stamp.
“The true stars of at present’s present had been voters and organizers who braved the weather in service of democracy.
The Election Defenders works with hundreds of individuals nationwide providing voting assist, election and voter protection. As an illustration, they’re skilled to de-escalate White supremacist intimidation ways. And so they can alert a community of attorneys and specialists if there’s any hassle for voters