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your voice,
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My Vote Is My Voice
*this image is credited to Kyla Jones


Register to Vote!

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Questions about registering?

You can click here to view a recording of the Voter 101: The Basics presenation made by Dr. Carl Luna, which covered topics as diverse as the history of the electorate.


Want to know more?

Click here to see a list of the Top Ten Books about Suggragettes compiled by The Guardian

Click here
 for a visual timeline of Black Women's struggle to vote, presented by Mesa College DSPS

Click here to read an ABC News article on the history of voter supression in the United States of America

Click here to read the Voting Rights section of the Civil Rights History Project in the Library of Congress website

The following books are also recommended reading:

  • Vanguard: How Black Women Broke Barriers, Won the Votre, and Insisted on Equality for All by Martha S. Jones (ISBN#1541618610)
  • Our time is Now by Stacey Abrams (ISBN#1250257697)
  • One Person, One Vote: How Voter Suppression Is Destroying Our Democracy by Carol Anderson (ISBN#1635571383)
  • What You Need To Know About Voting And Why by Kim Wehle (ISBN#0062974793)
  • How To Read The Constitution And Why by Kim Wehle (ISBN#0062896318)