Tags Protected the right to vote for people of color and language minorities
Tag: protected the right to vote for people of color and language minorities
They’ve done their time, now let them vote
On Feb. 11, Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. urged states to repeal laws that prohibit people who were formerly incarcerated from voting, a move that would restore the right to vote to millions. This timely announcement does not just address officials in states such as Florida or Mississippi, but has implications here at home. California is currently facing its own disenfranchisement crisis.