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Voter Registration [SIGNUPS]

To participate in the MAJORITY RULES CHALLENGE-A-THON, comment here to claim a female and/or non-white character or real person who holds elected or appointed civil office, or who governs a sovereign territory. If you need inspiration, check out the Town Meeting. The only required information is:

[Name and title/office], [Fandom OR Country]

You may also include an address if you prefer to be contacted by email, and any questions or requests for the mods related to your signup. Please refer to the Procedures post for general questions.

SIGNUPS CLOSE ON APRIL 12. At that point, comments to this post will be screened. By April 15, you will receive a comment reply with three prompts for you to choose from when creating your fic or artwork.

You may pair your chosen character/person with anybody or nobody. If you plan to work with a pairing where BOTH individuals fit the stipulations of the challenge, you need only claim one of them here.

ROCK THE VOTE!

SIGNUPS CLOSED / PROMPTS ASSIGNED / COMMENTS SCREENED

Majority Rules: Process and Procedures

We are very pleased to introduce...

THE MAJORITY RULES CHALLENGE-A-THON!

To celebrate the possibility that (at long, long last) either a woman or a person of color will be the next American president by producing fanworks about people of color and women in positions of political power.

This could include:
  1. Slash, het or gen fic about a woman and/or person of color in any fandom who holds elected or appointed civil office, or who governs or rules a country, planet or federation.
  2. RPF about a historical or contemporary person of color and/or woman who holds elected or appointed civil office, or who governs or rules a country or sovereign territory.
  3. Icons, graphics and vids about any of the above.

Rules, dates and other business:
  1. The claims post will be open for sign-ups until April 12. To participate in the challenge, leave a comment with the name of the character or person of your choice that you're committing to create a fic, artwork, or vid about.
  2. The prompts post will be open for submissions until April 12. Comment there with provocations for fanworks in the form of a LINK to a song, poem, image, wiki entry, web page, video, etc. Contributing prompts does NOT obligate you to sign-up for the challenge.
  3. By April 15, we will assign each participant three prompts to choose from as the basis for their submission.
  4. Stories, vids, icons and graphics are due on June 3 (the date of the final Democratic primary).

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PLEASE PIMP THIS FICATHON FAR AND WIDE, IN ANY FANDOM THAT HAS PEOPLE OF COLOR AND/OR WOMEN IN POSITIONS OF POLITICAL POWER.

Sincerely, your mods:
projectcyborg
deborah_judge

The Challenge

Celebrating the possibility that (at long, long last) either a woman or a person of color will be the next American president by writing stories and producing icons, vids and graphics about people of color and women in positions of political power.

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