Political gerrymandering not an issue for the courts, SCOTUS rules 5-4.
“We believe voting is the sacred right of every American, and every American should be able to exercise it.” — spreadthevote.org.
Help a disadvantaged fellow American obtain an ID to get a job, a safe place to live, and so they can vote.
In 2015, Stephen Harper's Tory government began enforcing a 1993 law that stripped expatriate citizens like me of our right to vote in Canada; last month, Justin Trudeau's Liberal government restored our voting rights.
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An evening of police brutality in 1965 ushers in one of the most pivotal moments in Civil Rights history. From John Wilcock, New York Years
, a history of the 1960s underground press and related events. (Also, Happy MLK Day
, Jan 16)