Supreme Court’s dismantling loss of Voting Rights Act “broke heart” of Civil Rights icon John Lewis
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The Voting Rights Act was a landmark piece of national legislation in the United States that prohibits discrimination in voting. It was signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson. Also see our section on American democracy as well as our articles on African-American voting rights, Voter Access, and Racism.
It is increasingly likely the Supreme Court ruling on the controversial Voting Rights Act could be to further dismantle it
Influential NJ Governor and candidate Chris Christie Refuses Response on Voting Rights Act
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Voting Rights Act Rejection!!! The act for a long time was meant to protect minority voters and questions remain about result of rejection
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Democracy activists decry key sections of Voting Right Act reversal by Supreme Court
How changes to the Voting Rights Act has reignited quest for GOP Southern Strategy
Racism on Voting Rights Act is now possible after it was thoroughly dismantled by Supreme Court ruling leaving some to accusations of racism
Movement to fix election system ignited by Supreme Court refusing to protect Voting Rights now