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Imara Jones On Democracy Now! To Discuss The Shutdown

Imara Joneseconomic justice contributor for Colorlines, puts the government shutdown in perspective by highlighting the poor and the people of color who are most affected by the antics on Capitol Hill. 


Sequestration Means 424,000 Less HIV Tests and 540,000 Fewer Vaccines for Diseases like Flu, Measles and Hepatitis

“For communities of color and communities that have been hard hit by the recession, it’s a nuclear bomb that’s waiting to go off,” Imara Jones told Democracy Now.

Colorlines on MSNBC Talking Romney '47 Percent' and Voter Suppression Economic Contributor appeared on MSNBC Melissa Harris Perry Show to Discuss Romney ‘47 Percent’ Remarks and Voter Suppression