The breadth and depth of Florida’s disenfranchisement of its residents represent a radical departure from the norm
African-American Voting Rights articles on Democracy Chronicles
This is our collection of African-American voting rights related articles. Few ongoing crisis in American elections have more importance to the integrity of the democracy than the imperative of ensuring voting rights for African-Americans. Also see Democracy Chronicles articles on the Civil Rights Era, Minority Voting, and our unfortunate category: Racism.
Blackout for Human Rights hosted its 3rd Annual “MLK Now”, a free event celebrating the words and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and I was there to take pictures.
It is incredibly important to remember his role as one of history’s most important proponents of voting rights and democracy
More than most years, 2018 will be a year filled with remembrances of Martin Luther King, Jr.,
As the services concluded Michael Brown Sr., the father of Michael Brown, the teenager who was shot and killed by the police in Ferguson, Mo. in 2014, came on stage and embraced Eric Garner’s widow Esaw Garner.
Black celebrities of the 1930s and 1940s weren’t simply entertainers; they were living proof that African-Americans didn’t need to succumb to stereotypes
A U.S. District Court judge has ended 35 years of restrictions on Republican National Committee voter activities
The question isn’t will Oprah Winfrey run for president, but when. Electrified by her speech onstage at
Black women must be recognized beyond the times they turn out to vote
Poll workers were said to be thrown off by recently married women carrying photo IDs with names that didn’t match