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Supreme Court guts Civil Rights-era voting protection, siding with 'Old Confederacy'

26.06.2013 02:07

A divided US Supreme Court voided a central part of the Voting Rights Act, a law put in place during the Civil Rights movement to prevent historically racist states from creating obstacles to voting, Tuesday.

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Tony Clifton 21.09.2013 22:28

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 13:13

chattel slavery instituted by the Gentiles = most barbaric and evil form of employment


You don't know your history. The African slave trade was controlled by Baron Rothschild and he stood to lose billions if the South was invaded and lost the war of secession.

Anonymous user 26.07.2013 19:35

Made it mandatory for legal current state ID that has to vote at their own precent.

Anonymous user 27.06.2013 17:24

All states shd have to protect voting rights.

Anonymous user 27.06.2013 16:52

Aren't State IDs required to get ANY welfare assistance? If so, then these ppl only selves to blame.

Anonymous user 27.06.2013 16:50

Needing a State issued ID card in order to cast a vote should be manditory.

Anonymous user 27.06.2013 02:32

Ugh, I love how I am forced to seek outside sources for unbiased U.S. news.

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 23:10

Hmmm.. Does this mean that Texas can now vote to sucession without federal interference?

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 18:04

Who's fault is it if the majority of people who can't afford it are minorities? Their own!!!

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 18:02

Everyone knows where the vote goes if you live off the state.

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 18:00

What's the big deal? If you can't afford an ID, you obviously live off the state

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 15:23

" ... such as literacy tests ... " Ohhh, what a discrimination indeed!

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 15:00

The judiciary in the US is sponsored by big corporations. Game Over. Fascism is here.

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 14:48

If white influence dies the whole country will look like Detroit. Or Zimbabwe.

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 14:48

Obama & democrats - this is what you get by compromising with the republicans. Civil war anyone?

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 14:42

What did you Americans expect from unelected cronies installed by an unelected president?

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 14:41

The South needs to break away and make do without all the tax money they suck away from the North.

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 14:38

The 1965 voting rights act was used by the Feds like “Reconstruction” to crush States Rights.

Anonymous user 26.06.2013 14:33

Wow, they are really rigging the election process in recent years.

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