800,000+ noncitizens and “Dreamers” in New York City will now be allowed to vote after the city’s mayor allowed new legislation Sunday.
Minority Voting Rights articles on Democracy Chronicles
Equal minority voting rights still face significant obstacles including in registering to vote and casting ballots. Attempts to manipulate the law in new ways that will disadvantage minority communities continue nationwide. Also see our sections on American democracy and our articles on the Voter Access, African-American Voting Rights, Latino Voting Rights or Native American Voting.
Solutions exist to low urban turnout that have proven effective in cities and states that have recognized the issue as a crisis.
We are in a new chapter in which African Americans’ civil rights are being threatened, and only a new voting rights act can save democracy.
Because Black favor Democrats, Republicans have been pleased to construct districts with substantial percentages of Black voters.
A non-profit created by Biden loyalists is pushing for bilingual resources for Latino and Asian voters who do not speak English fluently.
Juneteenth is a reminder that we must never give up no matter how tough or trying the times. This year, it is especially important that we all speak up.
The 1619 project may have been highlighted as an example of CRT’s use in journalism, hence the tagline “the 1619 Project is CRT.”
Despite some progress, there are structural problems preventing disabled people from participating in the electoral process as a candidate.
On Monday, a group of Montana tribal nations filed a lawsuit challenging two new laws they say disenfranchise American Indian voters.
2020 was consistent with trend of declining House competition despite defeat of Democrats by Republican women, candidates of color.