Tag Archives: voting rights

H.R.885 – Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2015

Right now, in 2015, 50 years after Selma, there are laws across this country designed to make it harder for people to vote. As we speak, more of such laws are being proposed.  Meanwhile, the Voting Rights Act, the culmination … Continue reading

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Our American Values

…mostly we are dealing firmly held opinions masquerading as fact.–Mary Beard What are our American values? I suggest these: Honest day’s work for an honest day’s pay Fair elections Free quality education for all children A dignified retirement for seniors … Continue reading

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