Voter Education

Why African-Americans left the south in droves — and what's bringing them back


During the great migration, around 40% of America's black population left the rural south. Today, census data indicates a new shift underway.


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African American Voting Rights and Political Empowerment


A final project me and a couple other group members put together for our African American studies class.


50 YEARS OF THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT - Joint Center for Political ...

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As black voters were added to the election rolls, their ballots changed the composition of ... election turnout is generally 60% of the voting-age population, but local election ... elections, race is a more decisive factor than income, education, political ideology, religion ... Introduction: The Origins and Evolution of the. Voting ...

AFRICAN AMERICANS AND POLITICS | The Handbook of Texas Online| Texas State Historical Association (TSHA)


Racial conflict is a basic feature of Texas history. From 1865 onward its primary political manifestation has been the struggle of African Americans to vote, have their ballots fairly counted, elect their preferred candidates, develop effective coalitions with other groups, and thereby achieve equality of opportunity in a white-dominated society that, from its ...

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