Tag: Civil Rights Movement (1954-68)

‘I Will Not Sit Quietly’: 3 Black Senators in Spotlight on Voting Rights

Speaking for “Americans from the Deep South who happen to look like me,” the conservative Republican recounted the Jim Crow era that his grandfather had lived through, when literacy tests, job losses, beatings and lynchings kept Black Southerners from the polls. The Georgia law is nothing like the “Jim Crow 2.0” that President Biden and […]

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