Review: Darktown, by Thomas Mullen
Atria, 2016. 371 pp. $26
Atlanta, late 1940s, a dark night. Two police officers on foot patrol see a black woman in a car driven by a white man, who appears to have struck her. 801 more words
Following a petition by activist Okiya Omtatah. The High Court on Thursday, February 16 extended the mass voter registration exercise for three more days.
The court ruled that the right to vote is a constitutionally guaranteed one and that every would-be potential voter should be availed the chance to register. 250 more words
It could plunge Oregon into the center of national voter-suppression efforts.
Conservative activists are currently gathering signatures for an Oregon ballot initiative that would require every voter in the state to provide proof of citizenship within two years. 41 more words