Monthly Archives: August 2013

Voter ID vs. civil rights

On June 25, 2013, the United States Supreme court voted and passed to strike down section 4 of the 1965 Voting Rights Act, which also nullifies section 5. This changed whether states had to be cleared by the federal government … Continue reading

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Laying on the Ground- The Trayvon Martin Murder

Laying on the Ground- The Trayvon Martin Murder By: Brentton Walker On February 26th, 2012, a 17-year-old African American Male named Trayvon Martin was gunned down in Sanford, Florida, after returning from a trip to a local convenience store while … Continue reading

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