Since the 2013 Supreme Court ruling on the Voting Rights Act, many states have pushed a dizzying array of changes to voter laws that raise disturbing connections to the past. On this week’s show, we’ll hear stories about the hard fought battles for the right to vote, and examine whether modern day voting requirements are … Continued
Voting Rights Act
Muslims Are Being Demonized … Yet Again; Brussels Attack: Looking At the Big Picture; Supreme Court’s Voting Right Act Debacle on Full Display in Arizona Primary. Hosted by Sonali Kolhatkar.
Thh Voting Rights Act is 50 years old—and much weakened by current right-wing efforts to limit the franchise of minority voters. We talk about losses—and victories. PLUS: the first GOP presidential candidates’ debate was last night. Who won, who lost/ We talk with John Nichols. With host Kris Welch.