politics
Civics is a required class to graduate in many high schools, and yet we don’t allow students who are being educated in American government issues to undertake that most basic rite of passage, that of casting a ballot.
voting rights
Without the VRA in place, corruption, racist laws, and discrimination can reach new, dizzying heights.
disenfranchisement
There's a concerted effort in the United States to turn voting into a privilege available for the few, just as it was at the start of this nation's history when only white male property owners could vote, and the rest of us were, as they say, SOL.