by Sherrilyn A. Ifill onOctober 4, 2012
The GOP may have overplayed its hand with the new laws, but folks must stay vigilant postelection.
by Edward Wyckoff Williams onSeptember 27, 2012
Turnout among blacks and Latinos is low compared with white turnout. It's time for a change.
September 17, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: Congressional Black Caucus head Emanuel Cleaver says of Obama's stance: "Unquestionably, yes."
September 6, 2012
Hear what Ben Jealous, Donna Brazile and others had to say about voter-ID laws and the importance of voting.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onSeptember 2, 2012
Thanks to the housing crisis, nearly 160,000 of Milwaukee's African-American voters can't be located at their last address.
August 23, 2012
Elongated Thoughts: Information is key as we fight the GOP-led voter suppression campaign.
August 17, 2012
Elongated Thoughts: Black social media influencers come together to educate about voting laws through dialogue and engagement.
by Jenée Desmond-Harris onAugust 15, 2012
In today's link roundup: Former employees of a New York City perfume shop have filed a $3 million lawsuit. Plus: Judge won't halt Pennsylvania voter-ID law.
August 6, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: Forty-seven years after the passage of the Voting Rights Act, the presidential candidates bump heads over early voting.
by Edward Wyckoff Williams onAugust 2, 2012
The scariest voter-ID laws might be the ones that aren't in solidly red states.
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