The Supreme Court’s Shelby ruling aids a Republican plan to win more elections without winning support from more voters.
Heinous schemes to limit the right to vote keep appearing in state legislatures.
It will take more than President Barack Obama’s tenure to vanquish American prejudice and racial injustice.
As election law changes threatened access to the ballot box this year, African-American turnout operations strengthened.
Widespread efforts to suppress voting by people of color and the poor through a rash of voter ID laws make it clear that we still need the landmark 1965 legislation today.
White rule is down on its luck.
Records show that a Republican running for county commissioner in Texas has been casting ballots there and in Pennsylvania.
African Americans are disproportionately impacted by the Great Recession and the Great Disenfranchisement.