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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette OP/ED: Com­mu­nity de­serves eq­uity and lead­er­ship

09/25/2019
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Emily Kinkead

As a community member, I am outraged and angry. As a lawyer, I am appalled by the slow crawl of justice, particularly as Pittsburgh is forced to reckon with its historic racial inequality.

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WESA: Candidates Line Up To Challenge Ravenstahl — And More Primary Fights Likely Next Year

September 6, 2019
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Chris Potter

“To the extent that I’m a progressive woman challenging an incumbent male candidate from a more established [political] family, yes, you can definitely draw parallels,” said Kinkead. “But I’m not trying to be the next Sara Innamorato or the next Summer Lee. I’m trying to be the first Emily Kinkead.”

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Tribune-Review: State Rep. Adam Ravenstahl challenged by progressive attorney Emily Kinkead

January 9, 2020
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Jamie Martines

“It’s time for new leadership,” said Kinkead, who in addition to her work as a private practice attorney has been involved in advocacy work related to gerrymandering, campaign finance reform, disability rights and criminal justice. “It’s time for someone who has different experience."

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