voting rights act

Supreme Court Blocks Formation Of New Black Majority Voting District In Louisiana

The right-wing justices appear poised to strike a clause from the Voting Rights Act.

Rev. Al Sharpton Warns Voting Rights Under Threat As Advocates Head to March on Washington Anniversary Event

Demographic shifts show Black political power is rising.

OPINION: The Current GOP Agenda To Suppress Votes Is Intended To Erase The Legacy Of Blood Sunday

There’s still so much at stake for Black voters.

Commentary: Julian Bond, Another Great Has Fallen

A reflection by Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq.

On Anniversary, Obama Says Too Few Use Hard-Won Voting Right

America owes great debt to those who demanded equality.

Poll: 4 out of 10 People Believe Race Relations Worsened Under Obama

Findings address voting rights, criminal justice and more.

Obama Celebrates Black History Month, Ahead of Selma Visit

The Obamas paid tribute to legends, heroes at White House.

Obama Hosts 'Productive' Meeting With the Congressional Black Caucus

President discusses wide range of issues with the CBC.