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Voting is a right! Or is it?

Voting is a right! Or is it? For the second episode in our We Count! series, we explore the relationship between citizenship and voting. For most of America’s history, it was more important to be white, male, and own property to be eligible to vote, than to be a citizen. But that has changed, and racism and xenophobia have a lot to do with it. Learn more, and find out ways to take action!