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(BPRW) A COLLECTIVE OF BLACK WOMEN LEADERS CELEBRATE AND CONGRATULATE JUDGE KETANJI BROWN JACKSON ON HISTORIC NOMINATION TO THE U.S. SUPREME COURT AND ANNOUNCE EFFORT TO SUPPORT HER | Press releases

(BPRW) A COLLECTIVE OF BLACK Females LEADERS Rejoice AND CONGRATULATE Decide KETANJI BROWN JACKSON ON HISTORIC NOMINATION TO THE U.S. SUPREME Courtroom AND ANNOUNCE Exertion TO Assist HER

Symbolizing millions of ladies throughout America, leaders of Black women’s businesses and networks form The Black Women’s Leadership Collective (BWLC) to leverage their collective power in assistance of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s nomination.

(Black PR Wire) Washington, DC – Nowadays leaders of nationwide Black women’s corporations and networks celebrated and congratulated Decide Ketanji Brown Jackson on her nomination to provide on the U.S. Supreme Court docket.  The historic nomination writes a new chapter in the background of Black women of all ages in The united states and for our democracy.

Acknowledged as one of the brightest, most principled authorized minds in the country, Choose Ketanji Brown Jackson’s deep knowledge and knowledge of the constitution, character, integrity, and perseverance to rule of law will make her an superb justice on the U.S. Supreme Court.  Decide Jackson has observed the justice system from all sides, as a community defender, a Federal judge, member of the US Sentencing Commission and has relatives users who provide in legislation enforcement. 

The leaders also announced the development of The Black Women’s Leadership Collective (BWLC), a leadership and arranging hub for Black women’s companies, advocates, and supporters. Symbolizing tens of millions of women throughout The united states, the BWLC will benefit from the electricity of their collective efforts to assistance Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson’s historic nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court.  Lifted by the prayers and dreams of the ancestors, BWLC will operate during the method to interact and mobilize our local community, raise up Judge Jackson’s strong story, and ensure her affirmation to the Supreme Courtroom.

 

Statements from Black Girls Leaders (15 overall)

 

Shavon Arline-Bradley, President Delta for Women of all ages in Motion: “Delta for Women in Motion is thrilled by President Biden’s nomination of Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Courtroom. We are happy of this outstanding nominee – who embodies the concepts of our communities and delivers lived experience. Black ladies continue to be a person of the most engaged voting demographics, but we stay underrepresented during the federal judiciary. The historic nomination of Decide Jackson will without doubt make an indelible mark on the Supreme Courtroom for generations to appear.

Donna Brazile, Strategist and Political Commentator: “President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris have wisely nominated Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to turn into the 1st Black girl to serve on the U.S. Supreme Courtroom.  There were loads of extremely qualified capable women to opt for from, but Biden’s range of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson demonstrates that there’s no want for America’s highest court to be off restrictions to Black women of all ages any more.”

 

Roslyn Brock, Chairman, Global Link and Social Action Committee:

 We stand united in the ongoing battle for Black women of all ages to be represented in all arenas critical to the development of our nation, and we are all set to wander arm-in-arm with this administration just about every action of the way as some of the pretty ideal and brightest Black gals judges and attorneys are discovered, vetted, interviewed, and introduced to the United States Senate Judiciary Committee.

 

Elsie Cooke-Holmes, National President & Chair of the Board, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. 

The associates of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Integrated applaud President Biden’s nomination of Decide Ketanji Brown Jackson to the U.S. Supreme Court. Her impeccable activities and qualifications make her an superb choice for this most prestigious seat. It is our hope that this pivotal minute in heritage will carry the nation nearer to obtaining larger judicial range and we urge the U.S. Senate to validate Decide Ketanji Brown Jackson devoid of delay.  

Melanie L. Campbell, President and CEO of NCBCP, Convener of Black Women’s Roundtable:

 “These days, as we shut out Black History Thirty day period, we thank President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris, for maintaining their marketing campaign commitment by nominating Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to provide as the very first Black woman U.S. Supreme Court Justice. The NCBCP Black Women’s Roundtable is working in coalition with our allies to make sure that this nominee is handled rather and is confirmed without having delay.”

 

Bishop Leah Daughtry, Co-Convenor, Electricity Increasing: “With the nomination of Decide Ketanji Brown Jackson, another barrier has fallen.  After 233 decades, the best Court in the land will just take a big leap toward complete representation of all of America’s men and women at the table of justice.  We applaud President Biden and Vice President Harris on their choice of this extremely experienced, deeply knowledgeable jurist.  Her voice will support to make certain that our justice method reflects the diversity of all of us.”

 

Glynda Carr, President and CEO Bigger Heights: “Black girls have shown how effective our activism can be, but we are grossly underrepresented in management on every level. Since being in business office, President Biden has shown that he acknowledges the value of diversity in his administration and has been living out that truth in the selections that he helps make. Our country’s leadership really should reflect the individuals it serves, beginning with our nation’s optimum court, and Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson will be that extensive-overdue representation.” 

 

Brandi Colander, April Reign, Kim Tignor & Sabriya I. Williams, She Will Increase: “We are thrilled to see the President honor his commitment of producing a much more representative Supreme Courtroom. We feel Choose Ketanji Brown Jackson is competent and prepared to serve. We stand at the ready to support a respectful affirmation procedure as we observe her rise.”

 

Jotaka Eaddy, Convenor #WinWithBlackWomen: “Decide Ketanji Brown Jackson is an exceptionally capable jurist who will provide to the Supreme Court her know-how and dedication to the Constitution and values of our democracy.   Most importantly, Choose Jackson will convey to the Supreme Court docket what it has lacked for 233 yrs – the lived expertise of a Black female.  With this nomination President Biden and Vice President Harris will as soon as all over again elevate a woman, and in this scenario, a Black lady, to a place that has extended been included by a cement ceiling – right now that ceiling is shattered into a million parts.

 

Karen Finney, Strategist, Commentator, Advocate: “Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson getting her put on the Supreme Courtroom that initially Monday in October 2022 will be one particular of the most inspirational times in our nation’s history. Acknowledged for her brilliance, integrity, dedication to justice and our constitution, Choose Jackson will develop the variety of skills and lived expertise on the court docket to the betterment of agent democracy and justice in The us.  And frankly, it’s time. 

 

Dr. Glenda B. Glover, Intercontinental President & CEO, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority, Integrated: “The women of all ages of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Integrated applaud the nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the optimum courtroom of the land. Her appointment is steeped in historic importance and represents yet yet another milestone in America fulfilling its guarantee to African Us residents who helped make this country. We stand united in the ongoing combat for Black gals to be represented in all arenas vital to the progress of our nation and are all set to walk arm-in-arm with Choose Ketanji Brown Jackson as she is introduced to the United States Senate Judiciary Committee for affirmation.”

 

Holli Holiday getaway, President Sisters Lead, Sisters Vote: “Two many years back, on February 25, 2020, presidential candidate Joe Biden manufactured a marketing campaign guarantee. He mentioned, ‘I’m hunting forward to earning absolutely sure there’s a Black woman on the Supreme Court docket, to make guaranteed we in reality get each and every illustration.’ Today, President Biden saved his assure.”

Star Jones, Lawyer, Advocate, Media Persona & Chair, U.S. Fee for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Overseas: “I’m completely thrilled at the nomination of Decide Ketanji Brown Jackson to serve as our following Supreme Court docket Justice. It would make me incredibly happy that President Biden and Vice President Harris are seizing this moment in background to lead with a vision of America at its very best and making sure that the management of our democracy reflects a diversity of lived encounters at the optimum stages. As the to start with Black women of all ages to be nominated, the mix of superb qualifications, character and lived knowledge of Judge Jackson ensures that our President has chosen a nominee who is extra than deserving of a life span appointment to our greatest court docket.”

Rachel Noerdlinger, Principal Noerdlinger Procedures: “I applaud the President and Vice President for delivering on their determination to diversifying the nation’s maximum lawful system with his historic choice of the initially Black girl to provide on the Supreme Courtroom. Although it does not alter the ideological equilibrium of the Court, it improves the likelihood that our wants and values as Black women of all ages will be represented.”

About The Black Women’s Management Collective

The Black Women’s Management Collective is a leadership and organizing hub for Black women’s companies, advocates, and supporters, employing the energy of our collective efforts to assist the nomination of the initially Black lady to the Supreme Courtroom.   We are a collective of intergenerational, intersectional Black girls leaders during the nation. Inside our collective are organizational leaders, business leaders, political strategists, scholar leaders, faith leaders, tech leaders, labor leaders, pioneers in athletics, audio and enjoyment, motion leaders and far more. 

To understand additional about the Black Women’s Management Collective please visit www.Blackwomensleadershipcollective.org.

 

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