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'Unreal': Claiming Concerns Over 'Political Activity,' Georgia Officials Order Black Seniors Off Bus Headed for Early Voting
"When they're suppressing votes, they're going to come up with any kind of excuse about what your problem is."
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'Abhorrent': GOP Senator Angrily Snatches Student's Phone Over Question About Georgia's Racist Voter Purge
"It's abhorrent that when our members ask their senators about the purging of voters within their state, they respond by stealing their phones."
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'They're Doing Us Like They Did New Orleans': Anger at Trump Inaction as Hurricane Michael Leaves Millions Without Power and Basic Needs
"We're not getting any help. We need food. It's just crazy."
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Stacey Abrams of Georgia, Andrew Gillum of Florida, and Beto O'Rourke of Texas aim to capitalize on a "blue wave" in 2018 to make Democratic inroads and shake up politics in the South. Views
How the 2018 'Blue Wave' Could Shake Up Southern Politics
A new round of Democratic victories in the South in 2018 could give progressives an opportunity to capitalize on demographic changes and gain a political foothold to begin shifting the balance of power in Southern states
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'Outrageous' Voter Suppression by 'Cowardly Republicans' in Georgia Part of Nationwide GOP Attack on Democracy
Sen. Bernie Sanders urged every single U.S. voter to "vigorously protest this outrageous action" in Georgia.
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'Definition of a Rigged System' as GOP Candidate for Georgia Governor Commits Massive Purge of Registered Voters
"We need UN election observers in Georgia...the state, not the country."
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'Welcome to the Future': SCOTUS Ruling on North Dakota's Voter ID Law Underscores Nationwide GOP Attack on Voting Rights
"This is why the Supreme Court matters...It's about the very nature of American democracy. And, oh yeah, about racism too."
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By setting the Tuesday, October 9th deadline to re-register or lose the vote in November, Georgia has made it extremely difficult to fix this problem of its own making. (Photo: Keith Ivey/flickr/cc) Views
Red Alert: Georgia Voters Must Check Today To See If They've Been Purged From Voting
Georgia has purged nearly 10% of its registered voters –nearly 750,000 people from the voting rolls without their even knowing
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As Florence Makes Landfall, Poorest Once More Likely to Suffer Most From Storm's Destruction
"These disasters drag into the light exactly who is already being thrown away," notes Naomi Klein
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Victory: Georgia County Election Officials Nix Black Voter Suppression Plan
"This is a victory for African American voters across Georgia who are too often subject to a relentless campaign of voter suppression"
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