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Kandist Mallett Kandist Mallett

Senior Political Editor at Blavity


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Why News Of Another Recession Is Giving Millennials PTSD

This is the weekly column written by Blavity:Politics Senior Editor Kandist Mallett.  I was in the Fall semester of my senior year of college when the 2008 Great Recession happened. I remember coming into class after the stock markets began crashing, and everyone was scared. As political science majors, we knew that we weren’t going to be graduating into a booming...

From El Paso To Mississippi: White Supremacy Is The Common Threat

This is the weekly column written by Blavity:Politics Senior Editor Kandist Mallett.  At its foundation, America is a place of violence. This country was created through colonization and the genocide of the indigenous people of this land. It was able to become rich and powerful through the kidnapping and enslavement of African people. That violence has been continued on a...

The Democratic Party Is Having An Identity Crisis

During the first night of the second round of the Democratic debates, all eyes were on the top two candidates, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth Warren, both vying for the same progressive base. Commentators anticipated that this was the moment the two friends would finally have to go after each other, but instead, something else happened. The more left-leaning Democratic party...