by Afi-Odelia E. Scruggs onNovember 6, 2012
The Root is on the scene in Cleveland with an update on the atmosphere at the polls and last-minute lawsuits.
by Stacy-Ann Ellis onNovember 2, 2012
The Root Recommends: Stanley Nelson's films on voting rights, an important issue this election year.
October 5, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: And guess who's getting a disproportionate share of the letters?
April 18, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: But unimpressed activists call the conservative group's move a "PR stunt."
by Leonard Pitts Jr. onJanuary 9, 2012
Though GOP lawmakers swear their interest is in combating voting fraud with new identification laws, it's hard not to feel that their true intent is to suppress the black vote, writes Miami Herald columnist Leonard Pitts Jr.
January 6, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: In politics, money talks. These brothers are ensuring that African-American voices are heard.
by Lynette Holloway onDecember 11, 2011
Protesters marched to the United Nations on Saturday and spoke out against the GOP's attack on voting rights across the nation.
by Cynthia Gordy onDecember 7, 2011
It's not just about photo ID. A far-reaching wave of state laws will make voting in 2012 harder.
by Sherrilyn A. Ifill onDecember 7, 2011
A Republican is convicted for authorizing misleading "robocalls" -- just one tactic being used to deter voters.
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Recent film exposes journalists' guilt. Plus: The Root's valued leader resigns.
The rapper debuted his new single by projecting the song's video on buildings in New York.
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