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I will no longer argue with anyone who shames me for not voting, and you shouldn’t either
Voting isn’t just “harm reduction” for marginalized people who have to face the consequences
My ancestors didn’t die for the right to vote, and we are allowed to question them anyway
Nearly 200 protestors arrested as Kavanaugh is confirmed by the Senate
Metro Nashville City Council votes to prohibit investments in private prisons
Fight to turn Black Georgia area into a city highlights the roadblocks for self-sustaining Black communities
University of Chicago grad students will vote to unionize
Attempt to repeal Obamacare fails in Senate
I’ll still complain about politics even when I don’t vote – fight me.
Colin Kaepernick Explains Why He Didn’t Vote
Dr. Barbara Ransby on the GenForward Survey: Young People Are Ready For A Third Party
W.E.B. Du Bois wouldn’t vote in 1956. Now, 60 years later, his reasons still matter
Bernie Sanders Says He’ll Likely Vote For Hillary Clinton
Trump, Clinton, and A Tale Of Two Racisms
DeRay McKesson Wins 2 Percent Vote In Baltimore Mayoral Primary Race
Released Felons Can Now Vote In The State Of Maryland
It’s Simple. I Choose Neither Hillary nor Bernie.
NBA brings charges against Donald Sterling, set to vote June 3
For third time, Senate GOPs block vote equal pay act
Faculty at Rutgers vote to cancel Condoleezza Rice’s commencement speech
Justice Department Files Lawsuit to Block Texas Voter ID Law
Cornel West Talks DOMA and Voting Rights; Says Blacks are Being “Pushed to the Back of the Bus”
Supreme Court Throws Out Ruling Blocking Texas Voter ID Law
Republicans Have Already Begun to Take Advantage of Yesterday’s Gutting of Voting Rights Act
Supreme Court Strikes Down Key Provision of Voting Rights Act
North Carolina Protests Continue Against Republican Agenda to Disenfranchise Black Voters
In 2012, Black Voters Surpassed White Turnout for First Time Ever
Tweeting Your Ballot? Not So Fast….
Today is the Day: GET OUT THERE AND VOTE!
Final Polls Suggest Victory for President Obama
Carceral “love”, consent, and Black womxn’s bodies: From ‘OITNB’ to ‘Siempre Bruja’
Moving to South Africa meant my race was different, but not the realities of racism
The presumption of attractiveness will always perpetuate violence
Jussie Smollett attack under new scrutiny after CPD won’t substantiate unnamed sources “staged” claim
R. Kelly may soon be facing a new trial for sexually assaulting another 14-year-old girl
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