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SEATTLE GAY NEWS

January 18, 2022

Podcast: Sole Strategies in Radio SGN

Radio SGN features Zee Cohen-Sanchez and Amani Wells Onyioha to talk about politics, capitalism, identities, and much more.

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CALIFORNIA BUSINESS JOURNAL

January 14, 2022

Sole Strategies Is Reinventing The Wheel Of Political Campaigning

In an industry dominated by consultants, Sole Strategies stands apart: Traditionally, political consultants earn money proffering advice on campaign techniques such as raising funds or creating a website.

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LOS ANGELES WIRE

January 13, 2022

​​The Future of Campaigning Is Progressive: Sole Strategies is Paving The Way Forward

“Political campaign” may evoke cliches of smoke-filled back rooms, but the young founders of Sole Strategies have a very different vision: a progressive, one-stop shop that creates powerful movements, one “sole” at a time.

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PORTLAND NEWS

January 12, 2022

Self-Starting in the Age of Covid

Although field operations is a year-round activity, uncertainty surrounding Covid created a dry period. Cohen-Sanchez compensated by serving more organizations and nonprofits. As the cycle normalized, Sole Strategies refined its strategy.

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USA WIRE

December 13, 2021

How Zee Cohen-Sanchez Started a Business Unlike Anything in Politics

Sole Strategies came from her aspiration to elevate working class voices, becoming the first people-powered political activist organization, with a novel twist on grassroots campaigning.

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US REPORTER

December 13, 2021

Why Our Government Must be More Representative of America’s Communities

America is more diverse than ever, and people want to see someone who looks and sounds like them enacting laws and acting as their voice when it counts.

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LEAN TO THE LEFT PODCAST

December 8, 2021

Podcast: Two Fearless Women in Politics

In this episode of The Lean to the Left Podcast, we to talk with a couple of young progressives who are cracking that glass ceiling, and they've got a lot to say.

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AUTHORITY MAGAZINE

November 28, 2021

Female Disruptors: Amani Wells-Oniyoha of Sole Strategies On The Three Things You Need To Shake Up Your Industry

"The work we do isn’t easy, but I do believe it’s my calling and there is nothing else I would rather be doing."

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AUTHORITY MAGAZINE

November 23, 2021

Zee of Sole Strategies: Five Things I Learned As A Twenty-Something Founder

Learning how to be a good leader. There isn’t a guide on how to do it right. So you have to listen to your gut and your team to make decisions-and you won’t always be right, so you have to learn and grow as you go.

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DIVINE MAGAZINE

November 18, 2021

How Two Women Decided to Go for It and Change the Face of Campaign Politics

Sole Strategies Founder Zee Cohen-Sanchez and Operations Director Amani Wells-Onyioha took a spark of inspiration from gross injustices in America’s political system and fanned that into a flame of action.

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WESTSIDE GAZETTE

November 10, 2021

Broken Promises and Failure to Recognize Black Press, Democrats Face Losing its Long-standing Black Voter Base

“This further proves how Democrats use the Black community to win, and they aren’t dedicated to cultivating real relationships within the community."

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WASHINGTON INFORMER

November 10, 2021

Democrats Face Prospect of Losing Long-Standing Black Voter Base

"Each cycle, after the elections are completed, those promises are packed up and saved for the next term with politicians fulfilling none of them,” Wells-Onyioha said.

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THE SKANNER

November 8, 2021

Broken Promises and Failure to Recognize Black Press, Democrats Face Losing Its Long-standing Black Voter Base

The party’s mostly convoluted messaging on immigration, and critical race theory have also turned voters off, according to numerous individuals interviewed.

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GREATER DIVERSITY NEWS

November 8, 2021

Broken Promises and Failure to Recognize Black Press, Democrats Face Losing Its Long-standing Black Voter Base

The catastrophic election night losses by Democrats – particularly in Virginia – can be traced to the party’s leaders’ failure at the federal level to pass meaningful legislation.

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NEW YORK AMSTERDAM NEWS

November 8, 2021

Broken promises and failure to recognize Black Press, democrats face losing its long-standing Black voter base

After failed promises on major legislation to protect African American citizens and voters, Democrats find themselves on the receiving end of the ire of the Black community.

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FUTURE SHARKS

November 6, 2021

Women Leading the Way by Reforming Campaign Strategy

“As Sole’s leader,” Cohen-Sanchez says, “I want people to feel they’re truly growing as a team and as individuals.

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THRIVE GLOBAL

June 16, 2021

Amani Wells-Onyioha is Passionate About Progressive Reform

Amani joined the political start-up with the goal of harnessing that passion to disrupt the system and make changes in the world around her.