The Struggle for Voting Rights Continues

Although the Supreme Court struck down an important provision of the Voting Rights Act this week, MSNBC political commentator Melissa Harris-Perry argues in The Nation that it's not too late to fight back and restore protective laws that ensure all eligible Americans access to the ballot.

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Supporters of the Voting Rights Act outside the Supreme Court before the decision (Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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