Author and legal scholar Elie Mystal’s first book argues that the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights are deeply flawed, but that it’s still possible to use them to protect the rights of women and people of color.
Opinion | Republicans | GOP | Joe Manchin | John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act | Democrats | Congress | Donald Trump | Jan. 6 | Voter Suppression | January 6 | Joe Biden | Kyrsten Sinema | Freedom to Vote Act | Insurrection | 2022 Midterms
Voting rights reform has died an ignoble death in Congress. The way forward isn’t clear or inspiring, but at least we still have one.
Politicians are redrawing electoral maps to reflect new census data. Activists are trying to make sure they do it fairly.
Many organizations that have long advocated for young voters are now finding they need to push back against restrictive new state laws.
Opinion | Democrats | Krysten Sinema | Donald Trump | Joe Manchin | Supreme Court | Voting Rights Act | Joe Biden | Greg Abbott | 2020 Election | Brnovich | Arizona | Voter ID | Texas | Georgia | Voting | Republicans | Democracy
Democrats don’t seem too worried about the current Republican war on voting rights. They should be.
Arizona activists fighting voter suppression at home join a freedom ride reminiscent of the civil rights era.