Stand Up For Voter Rights: "When We Were Marching, We Didn't Have Cellphones. We Used What We Had To Bring About Change."
Petition Urges Attorney General Holder To Investigate Georgia Secretary of State
Ga. NAACP Launching Voting Rights CampaignThe Georgia State Conference NAACP is launching a campaign to restore sections of the Voting Rights Act that have been struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court.
Civil Rights Leader To Discuss Voting Rights In GA Civil rights leader Joseph Lowery is scheduled to speak in Atlanta during the launch of a nationwide campaign to preserve and expand voting rights.
Southern Republicans Working To Take Advantage Of Voting Rights Act RulingAcross the South, Republicans are working to take advantage of a new political landscape after a divided U.S. Supreme Court freed all or part of 15 states, many of them in the old Confederacy, from having to ask Washington's permission before changing election procedures in jurisdictions with histories of discrimination.
Reaction To The Supreme Court Ruling On The Voting Rights Act
The Sidney Wood Show: Supreme Court Cuts Down Key Part Of The Voting Rights Act
Biden: Selma Beatings Shaped Him, NationVice President Joe Biden said nothing shaped his consciousness more than seeing TV footage of voting rights marchers being beaten by state troopers on Selma's Edmund Pettus Bridge in 1965.
The Fate Of The Black Community
Opinion: Lacking Government ID Does Not Make You Unworthy Of VotingThere are many Americans who do not have a government issued ID. In our country there is no requirement to carry ID. If you do not have a government ID, that does not make you a criminal. That does not make you unworthy of voting.
Lawsuit Challenges New Cities