Posts tagged: voting rights - Diverse

Once Convicted, Forever Doomed: On Civil Death and American Politics

by | April 30, 2019 One of my all-time favorite movies is Shawshank Redemption starring Morgan Freeman and Tim Robb Read more

Federal Policy Priorities Outlined at National Action Network Conference

by | November 13, 2018
Voting rights, health care, economic uplift and criminal justice reform are key legislative pol [...] Read more

It’s Time to Secure the Vote

by | April 22, 2018
In spite of our professed love of voting as one of the most precious and fundamental features o [...] Read more

Gov. LePage: Maine Will Investigate College Students Who Vote

by Associated Press | November 7, 2016
LEWISTON, Maine ― GOP Gov. Paul LePage says the state will investigate college students who v [...] Read more

Restoring Voting Rights to Felons a Step Toward Ending Black Voter Suppression

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | August 22, 2016
In deciding to restore voting rights to 13,000 former felons, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe [...] Read more

Scholars: Turning Potential into Participation Key after Restoration of Ex-felons’ Voting Rights

by Jamal Eric Watson | June 8, 2016
Political observers say that the state of Virginia likely will play a major role in November’ [...] Read more