In recent months we’ve seen Janelle Monae’ and the Wondaland camp in the headlines and on media outlets using their celebrity for activism. Now Janelle Monae’ has teamed up with the White House to urge Americans to register to vote. In an official email from the White Hose Janelle Monae’ sent this message
There was once a time when young African-American women like myself did not get the opportunity to vote. They simply could not.
I think about that every time I go to the polls to exercise that fundamental right — not just to honor those who fought so I could have it, but because, simply put, I know that this is an essential part of our democracy.
Whether we want to change our communities, or have a say in the public issues we care about the most — the power we have to make that happen is the power we have at the polls.
That’s why I exercise my right to vote.
Are you with me?
You can exercise your right to vote but you must be registered first. It’s simple Click on the link below to find out how
REGISTER TO VOTE