Evan Walker-Wells is a writer at the Institute for Southern Studies.
Articles by this author
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Blocking the Youth Vote in the South
First they were supposed to vote early -- in a nightclub . Then students, employees, and faculty at North Carolina's Appalachian State University were supposed to vote early a mile from the farthest edge of campus, in a county building that had little parking . Then, after students filed a lawsuit...
Friday, October 10, 2014
Moral Monday Comes to Ferguson, Missouri
Plans are underway for a "Weekend of Resistance" that organizers are calling Ferguson October to protest the police killing of teenager Michael Brown, police violence, and other forms of injustice -- and it will culminate in a Moral Monday civil disobedience action modeled on protests that began...