Tag Archives: Voter ID
“The fact that voter suppression is treated like a partisan controversy the media mostly shrugs about instead of an act considered on par with treason and something we as a country should actively putting people in jail for doing is pretty insane.”
BCJ report found total of 30 cases of possible noncitizen voting—that’s 30, not 300, 3,000, 30,000, 300,000, or 3M
Bernie Sanders outlines the current victories, the struggle ahead, what the future can bring.
No way around it, this is one frightening moment. Decades of progress created with sweat and determination face destruction.
Before a single vote was cast, the election was fixed by GOP and Trump operatives.
▶ Democracy Now! ALEC’s “Institutional Corruption,” From Backing Apartheid to Assault on Clean Energy, Public Sector
Published on Dec 11, 2013 http://www.democracynow.org – The secretive American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) has just ended a week-long meeting in Washington where corporate lobbyists worked with state lawmakers on model bills that will later be introduced in states nationwide. ALEC has reportedly drafted a number of new bills designed to prevent President Obama from cutting emissions, […]
On November 6th Minnesotans will vote on two constitutional amendments that will, if passed, restrict the right to vote and limit the freedom to marry. Let’s come together and Vote NO on Both. The Voter-Fraud Myth Special Project | Voter Suppression 2012: Week of September 30 Ricardo Levins Morales, Tecumseh’s Fist / TC (MN) Daily […]
Published on Sep 6, 2012 by naacpvideos to WAMMToday via Brave New Foundation 1 in 2.3 million. Those are the infinitesimal chances voter fraud will occur in a federal election. That’s less likely than being struck by lightning or attacked by a swarm of bees. Right now, 33 states have proposed laws making it harder to vote. That […]
The Marriage Amendment as Decoy and how to fight the real danger BY RICARDO LEVINS MORALES, TECUMSEH’S FIST August 10, 2012 TCDailyPlanet.com Minnesota voters face two regressive constitutional amendments this fall. One would prevent future legalization of same-sex marriage and one would suppress voter turnout with cumbersome ID requirements. They are part of a broad, corporate/Right […]
Nygaard Notes Independent Periodic News and Analysis Number 511, July 23, 2012 On the Web at http://www.nygaardnotes.org/ “The New American Way of War” “Quote” of the Week: “Voter ID laws will make it harder for poor people to vote.” Website of the Week: The Economic Hardship Reporting Project The Treasonous Pro-Polio Patriot? “The New American Way of […]
Democracy Now> Corporate Exodus Continues From ALEC as Secretive Right-Wing Group’s Policies Come to Light
Published on Jul 11, 2012 by democracynow DemocracyNow.org – Five more corporations have severed ties with the secretive right-wing American Legislative Exchange Council, known as ALEC. The group has come under increasing scrutiny in recent months as the public has become aware of its role in advancing the “Stand Your Ground” gun law initially cited to protect Trayvon […]
These are real problems, in contrast with the non-problem of “voter fraud” that is offered as justification for the unprecedented attack on voting rights that is underway in this country, and about which I have been reporting for the past several months. As Georgia Congressman John Lewis pointed out recently, “Since the beginning of last […]
The Myths of Voter ID Here is a small cut from just one section of a very sophisticated website encouraging voters to vote Yes for Voter ID. They go on to list the supposed myths about Voter ID. Meanwhile in other states like Wisconsin and Illinois, a similar battle wages over Voter ID. For […]