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.

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