February 2016 archive


More than 80,000 North Carolinians Rallied Outside State Capitol to set Justice-Driven Agenda at Moral March on Raleigh. Click on this link for more information on NC-NAACP and HKonJ for 2014 and 2013 http://www.communitysuccess.org/naacp-hkonj

Melissa Harris-Perry

Melissa Harris-Perry and her panelists talk about where politics and the prison system converge in deciding who gets to vote, and the outcomes of the decision. Click to view the media link.

Right to vote

The Maryland legislature just gave 40,000 people the right to vote After a long fight, 40,000 people in Maryland just got the right to vote. The Maryland Senate voted to override Governor Hogan’s veto and allow people with felony convictions to register to vote after they have been released from prison. Until now, registration was …

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