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What's My District?

What’s My District?

YOU CAN HELP elect Democrats in Pinellas County by volunteering on a district level! Before we get started, here is a quick breakdown of the Democratic Party. At the top, there is the Democratic National Committee, they primarily nominate the presidential candidates and set the party platform. Below that, each state has a a central…
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2020 is here to recruit you

2020 is Here to Recruit You

Young LGBTQ+ people have seen profound and rapid cultural and social changes over the last decade but we shouldn’t stop pushing. There is more work to do. As we wrap of Pride Month 2020, I’ve been doing a lot of reflecting on where we have been and grappling with the rapid cultural and social changes…
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Follow, Like & Share

Follow, Like & Share

How Social Media Interaction can Help Democrat Candidates Stand Out. Social Media impact is important to even the smallest campaign. Without the digital ad dollars that larger campaigns have, local races are often left behind. A big way that you can help is to  FOLLOW candidates on social media.  If you like what you see, LIKE  and SHARE it. …
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For Immediate Release

Black Lives Matter

The Pinellas County Young Democrats believe that #BlackLivesMatter and proudly stand in solidarity with the protesters against police violence, brutality, and murder.

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For the Sovereignty of the Living Generation: Millennials Must Run for Something

By Johnny V. Boykins We are the generation of governmental failure and we are the generation that can fundamentally change our destiny by running for political office, joining community boards and commissions, and speaking out in industries where we are now in the ranks of leadership. We must do it, for the sovereignty of the…
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MEETING CANCELLED – Watch Party and Potluck Social

A Note From PCYD President Dear PCYD Members and Friends, As you are aware the United States is under the National State of Emergency due to the rapid spread of COVID-19. Out of an abundance of caution and in an effort to protect our community, we are CANCELING OUR MONTHLY MEETING and previously scheduled Watch Party.…
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President Donald Trump is the American Carnage

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Just Because It Has Always Been Does Not Mean It Will Always Be

The growing movement beyond politics as usual is here and it is showcasing its vengeance. The sleeping giant has awakened, and it is taking no prisoners or compromises. There is something happening around the world. There is a growing movement beyond politics as usual. The era of the status quo rule is being rejected. The…
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Pride Prospectus

June is LGBTQ Pride Month, and the LGBTQ+ community has a lot to celebrate. Every June, we watch our social media turn into a sea of rainbows. Corporations and brands work extremely hard to capitalize on the enterprise that is LGBTQ Pride. LGBTQ Rights organizations launch campaign. Communities large and small issue proclamations. There are…
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Opioid Crisis in Florida: Alternative Solutions to Actually Address the Issue

Pinellas County ranks 5th in Florida for overdose deaths, while our neighbor to the north, Pasco County, takes 1st place. In 2017, there were 3,245 overdose deaths in Florida with a rate of 16.3 deaths per 100,000 persons, while the national rate is 14.6. These numbers have only been climbing since the mid-2000’s. However, this…
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