How Republicans gutted the biggest voting rights victory in recent history | US news | The Guardian


Florida’s ‘amendment 4’ was meant to restore voting rights for those with felony convictions – but hundreds of thousands of people remain disenfranchised

Source: How Republicans gutted the biggest voting rights victory in recent history | US news | The Guardian

A black woman faces prison because of a Jim Crow-era plan to ‘protect white voters’ | US news | The Guardian


Lanisha Bratcher is being prosecuted under a law that prevents people with felony convictions from voting – and was originally crafted to ensure white supremacy

Source: A black woman faces prison because of a Jim Crow-era plan to ‘protect white voters’ | US news | The Guardian