Tag: voter suppression

How's this for timing? Just one day before the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act, a federal appeals court struck down Texas's awful Voter...

San Antonio, Texas, just elected its first African-American mayor, Interim Mayor Ivy Taylor. That's really exciting news, and while we don't know how 101-year...

On Saturday, your blackest president ever, Barack Obama, traveled to Selma, Alabama, to speak at the 50th anniversary commemoration of "Bloody Sunday," when civil rights...

Conservatives looking for the newest fad in voter suppression need to flip off the Drudge Sirens and stealthily motor on down to Tennessee. Last year, 58-year old...

This interview with Sen. John Grumpypants McCain is a real hoot if you think rolling your eyes repeatedly until you get dizzy, fall down, and...

  When it comes to threats against fair elections in America, voter fraud is the new Black Panthers. The way everyone's talking about electoral integrity...

Nothing like a little week-before-the-election chaos. In Georgia, where activists say that some 40,000 newly registered voters' names do not yet appear on the state's...

Voter fraud is so hot right now. This year's midterm elections are only a few weeks away, and courts are still ruling left and...

Gov. Scott Walker was this close to being able to keep those lousy Democrats from voting, until the Supreme Court blocked Wisconsin's new...

Monday night, Rachel Maddow was positively giddy about the Supreme Court's decision to let stand lower courts' pro-marriage equality rulings. By Tuesday, she was...

Republicans in Wisconsin, and those few Democrats who are not criminals, should be feeling extra safe about Election Day this November. That's because some anti-labor irregulars...

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is branching out from hating immigrants (he helped draft Arizona's "papers please" immigration law), and is now...

The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook Looks like the lamestream media is on another witch hunt for decent...

Welcome to the USofNRA! And woe be unto you, any politician who dares to cross our not so new overlords in this quick-draw special...

Progressive state Sen. Ellie Kinnaird resigned her seat in the North Carolina Senate Monday so that she can work on a project to register...

In a cascade of cynical ratfuckery that absolutely nobody could have predicted when the SCOTUS gutted the Voting Rights Act a month ago, a...

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