Wednesday, August 28, 2013

50 Years Ago Today

Photo Art by Nikkolas Smith

Voting, a right or a privilege?

Poll tax receipt from Miller County, Arkansas

Poll tax receipt from San Francisco

Poll tax receipt from Bowie County, Texas

Literacy Test from Louisiana


The more things change, the more they stay the same.

1 comment:

JCF said...

That literacy test thing is ob-frickin-scene. [And so are the new restrictions in NC: no student IDs, no college polling places? "Only Old White People Need Apply"]