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The Literacy Test: "I can make out the headline"

“Story of the Negro who went to register. The white man taking his application gave him the standard literacy tests: “What is the 32nd paragraph of the United States Constitution?” he asked.

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John Roberts lies again

John Roberts says the SCOTUS is independent. Yeah, and I have a bridge to sell you.

The court has clearly been an arm of the Republican party for years. 241 more words

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I still think of Richard Russell #skyking

The story of Richard Russell #skyking still hits me in the feels

Humanity

UN questions ‘statelessness and disenfranchisement’ of ‘minority groups’ in Assam

Special Rapporteur’s report to UNGA highlights plight of Bengali Muslims

The UN Special Rapporteur has once again raised the issue of possible statelessness of millions of people in Assam in wake of the exclusion of their names from the National Register of Citizens (NRC). 567 more words

Assam

The Evening Post: Last Week Tonight Talks About Felony Disenfranchisement

Sigh, stupid stuff from Florida makes the news once again.  And this news is about how citizens who are not allowed to vote, even after they completed their prison sentences.  37 more words

The Evening Post Stuff

One Person, No Vote

A new book was released today.  No, I’m not talking about Bob Woodward’s Fear:  Trump in the White House, although I did start reading that last night … actually this morning around 4:00 a.m.  1,025 more words

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