The Fifteenth Amendment (Amendment XV) to the United States Constitution prohibits the federal and state governments from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen’s “race, color, or previous condition of servitude.” It was ratified on February 3, 1870, as the third and last of the Reconstruction Amendments. 1,088 more words
The Democrats bank on people not being interested enough to bother finding out how Clinton could be winning by such a large margin.
But ask yourself: How could Hillary Clinton possibly be beating Bernie Sanders by 648 delegates (27% of what is needed to secure the nomination) when he is pulling off a number of upsets and is virtually tying with her elsewhere? 277 more words
Prison populations began creeping up in the late 1970’s, exploding in the mid 1980’s. The graphics below represent a 500% increase over the past thirty years. 124 more words