African-American voter turnout in record numbers surpassed 2008 among the voters nationwide: Voting wasn’t permitted going back to the post-Civil War period
Voter Suppression articles on Democracy Chronicles
Voter suppression is an illegal strategy to influence the outcome of an election by discouraging or preventing people from exercising their right to vote. Also see our section on American democracy and our articles on Voter Turnout and Voter Access.
Canada’s world class democracy tested by questionable practices in election
Dangerously prevalent in election as poor and minorities targeted, Congressman fights against voter suppression that continues to present a danger to rights
Brand new voter suppression incident accusations are flying as GOP on defensive in some locations
USW Lauds Norton Decision to Remove Billboards Aimed at Intimidating People in Voter Suppression Incidents
Will Voter Suppression going on and dirty tricks swing the election against wishes of Americans?
Radio Host Harris-Perry: ‘Disgusting’ voter suppression tactics still spreading across country
USW and Allies Launch New Campaign to Counter Voter Suppression With Registration in Swing States
Corporate CEOs email workers, threatening layoffs if their preferred candidate loses this November.
Ohio Voter Suppression Sought to Shorten Early Voting For Reasons That Are Hard to Justify