Rachel Maddow Slams North Carolina for Stripping Citizens of Right to Vote

Rachel Maddows has denounced a harsh voter suppression bill signed into law in North Carolina by unpopular North Carolina Governor. Pat McCrory this week which affects the voting rights of minorities, the elderly, students and low-income earners.

Much of the criticism of the bill has been on the Republican efforts to find ways to prevent students from voting by proposing stricter voter ID laws and prohibiting certain kinds of voter registration drives which are associated with low-income and minority voters.

#story_page_ below_article

Understand the importance of honest news ?

So do we.

The past year has been the most arduous of our lives. The Covid-19 pandemic continues to be catastrophic not only to our health - mental and physical - but also to the stability of millions of people. For all of us independent news organizations, it’s no exception.

We’ve covered everything thrown at us this past year and will continue to do so with your support. We’ve always understood the importance of calling out corruption, regardless of political affiliation.

We need your support in this difficult time. Every reader contribution, no matter the amount, makes a difference in allowing our newsroom to bring you the stories that matter, at a time when being informed is more important than ever. Invest with us.

Make a one-time contribution to Alternet All Access, or click here to become a subscriber. Thank you.

Click to donate by check.

DonateDonate by credit card
Donate by Paypal

Don't Sit on the Sidelines of History. Join Alternet All Access and Go Ad-Free. Support Honest Journalism.