Woman's National Democratic Club

A Nation Rejoices as Biden and Harris Make History

History was made this weekend. On Saturday, November 7, four fraught days after election night, Joe Biden was pronounced the president-elect, who will become the 46th president of the United States on January 20, 2021. Kamala Harris, now vice president-elect, will be the first woman, first Black American, and first South Asian American to ascend … Read more

Statement on the Breonna Taylor Grand Jury Verdict

“INJUSTICE IS NOT ALWAYS ASSOCIATED WITH ACTION.IT IS IN AN INACTION.” Marcus Aurelius Armed citizens and trigger-happy law enforcement officers—a recipe for violence especially when racism is added to this vitriolic mix. A frontline worker is shot five times in her own apartment by cops during a supposed drug heist. They break down her front … Read more

Legal Jeopardy

The US has always prided itself on being a nation of laws. The final recourse in cases that are divisive and politically charged would be a Supreme Court that is a fair arbiter. Courts must not be simple extensions of the political branches of the Government, averred Chief Justice Roberts in 2018. Some of the … Read more

The Passing of a Living Legend

Representative John Lewis left a profound mark on everyone he encountered. The Woman’s National Democratic Club was no exception. He visited us on April 2, 2019 to present the “Democratic Woman of the Year Award” to Representative Maxine Waters of California. A civil rights leader, a preacher of nonviolence, and a US Representative from Georgia, … Read more