People (Page 7)


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    Anthony Thigpenn

    Anthony Figpenn is a Los Angeles-based political activist and environmentalist. He is the founder and president of the left-of-center voter registration and coalition group California Calls and the Strategic Concepts in Organizing and Policy Education (SCOPE).
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    Antonio Maldonado

    Antonio Avian Maldonado II is an Apple, Inc. investor most notable for submitting shareholder resolutions calling for an accelerated diversity recruitment policy in the company’s upper management and board of directors. [1] After Proposal No. 6 was rejected by voters in 2016, Maldonado resubmitted his proposal with
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    Archana Sahgal

    Archana Sahgal is a senior advisor to the National Immigration Law Center and the director of the NILC Immigrant Justice Fund. In the Obama administration, she served as a senior associate director in the White House Office of Public Engagement where she manages outreach to labor unions
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    Ari Melber

    Ari Melber is a left-of-center television opinion-show host who as of 2021 hosts “The Beat with Ari Melber” on MSNBC.
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    Ari Phillips

    Ari Phillips is a left-progressive environmentalist writer who as of 2021 is an editor and writer for Environmental Integrity Project.
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    Arianna Huffington

    Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington  came to America in 1980 and quickly made a name for herself as a Manhattan “It Girl” among New York’s powerful. [13]   In the mid-1980s she married Texas oil-heir Michael Huffington, who was later elected to the U.S. Congress as a moderate Republican.
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    Arianna Packard Martell

    Arianna Packard Martell is the granddaughter of David Packard, a co-founder of the Hewlett-Packard technology company. She is a member of the board of directors for the Packard Humanities Institute, which her father, David Woodley Packard, founded. She made headlines in 2010 for her strong opposition to then-California Republican
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    Arielle Swernoff

    Arielle Swernoff is executive director of the Democratic-aligned PAC LaunchProgress. Swernoff is the co-founder of the far-left group AbolishICE. [113]
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    Arkadi Gerney

    Arkadi Gerney is the executive director of the Hub Project. He is also on the advisory committee of Our Story Hub, a project of the Proteus Fund which advises left-of-center politicians and groups on communications strategies. [114]
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    Arlene Blum

    Arlene Blum is a mountaineer, scientist, author, and environmentalist activist. She is the founder and executive director of the Green Science Policy Institute, an advocacy group that opposes the use of certain chemicals, and a research associate in chemistry at the University of California, Berkeley. [115] Advocacy
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    Arlene Holt Baker

    Arlene Holt Baker is an African-American trade union activist. A staff assistant with the AFL-CIO since 1995, she was appointed Executive Vice-President of the labor federation by the AFL-CIO Executive Council in 2007 and won re-election in 2009, holding the post until 2013.
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    Arlie Schardt

    Arlie Schardt was a journalist, Democratic political operative, and environmentalist activist. He served as a spokesman for then-U.S. Senator Al Gore‘s 1988 campaign for President, covered the 1960s Civil Rights Movement, and worked for the Environmental Defense Fund, the American Civil Liberties Union, Environmental Media Services,
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    Arnold Hiatt

    Arnold Hiatt is an American businessman notable for having been the president of the Stride Rite footwear company. He is a large contributor to political campaigns for the Democratic Party despite calling for money to get out of politics.
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    Art Pulaski

    Art Pulaski is the Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the California Labor Federation.
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    Art Werner

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    Arthur Lipson

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    Arturo Vargas

    Arturo Vargas is executive director of the NALEO Educational Fund and chief executive officer of NALEO (National Association of Latino Elected Officials).
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    Arun Chaudhary

    Arun Chaudhary is a Democratic political filmmaker for the left-of-center campaign consulting firm Revolution Messaging. He was also a former videographer on President Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign.
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    Ashley Judd

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    Audrey Cappell

    Audrey Cappell is the founder of Foundation for a Just Society (FJS), a left-of-center organization which makes grants to smaller LGBT advocacy organizations across the globe. Cappell is the daughter of hedge fund manager and left-of-center mega-donor James Simmons. Much of the funding for FJS comes from the