#TrustBlackWomen: Voter Appreciation Edition

By Kenrya Rankin Dec 13, 2017

Tonight (December 12), liberals around the country rejoiced with Doug Jones as he claimed victory in the race to represent Alabama in the United States Senate. But no one deserves a bigger pat on the back for that win than Black women, 98 percent of whom reportedly voted for Jones, putting him over the top in a contest against a racist homophobe that may predict a more Democratic Congress come 2018.

Here, a bunch of tweets celebrating—and advocating for—the people who made it all possible.