Stacey Abrams

Stacey Abrams Says Self-Acceptance and “Wild Ambitions” Are Keys to Success

“Think small” is not in Stacey Abrams‘ toolkit. Almost turned away from the Governor’s Mansion in her home state of Georgia as a high school valedictorian who didn’t look like what the security guard expected, she vowed to return one day—as Governor—and open the gates to all. Narrowly defeated as the first Black woman to win a major party nomination for Governor, she galvanized a movement that would register 800,000 … [ more ]