Democracy in the news New York Times Opinion | Jim Crow 2.0 Washington Post | The filibuster has long hurt American workers, too New York Times | Texas sharply restricts voting; Senate must protect voting rights The Nation | Joe Manchin Giveth on Voting Rights—and Joe Manchin Taketh Away NPR | How the Voting Rights Act Came To Be And How It’s Changed ACLU | What Is Redistricting and Why Should We Care Democracy Movement Social Media DemocracyMovement.USFollowRetweet on TwitterDemocracyMovement.US RetweetedLet Nevadans Vote@LetNevadaVote·13 Sep“The Native American community has suffered voter disenfranchisement for far too long, and it is past time that election officials do more for this community than the bare minimum.” Thank you @VotingIsLocal for your great work on this fact sheet! #LetNevadansVote https://twitter.com/VotingIsLocal/status/1434621364321800197Reply on Twitter 1437539227273596928Retweet on Twitter 14375392272735969284Like on Twitter 143753922727359692810Twitter 1437539227273596928Retweet on TwitterDemocracyMovement.US RetweetedAll Voting is Local@VotingIsLocal·14 SepAt any given time, there are roughly 750,000 Americans in jails, and most of them are legally allowed to vote, but face barriers. We must hold sheriffs and county officials accountable to ensure all eligible voters have access to the ballot. Read more: https://bit.ly/3hw8rlsReply on Twitter 1437862215818878978Retweet on Twitter 14378622158188789783Like on Twitter 14378622158188789783Twitter 1437862215818878978Retweet on TwitterDemocracyMovement.US RetweetedFood & Water Watch@foodandwater·15 SepIndigenous efforts have staved off more pollution than all the cars on the road in the U.S. and Canada, and about equal to 400 new coal-fired power plants. That’s HUGE, and all the more reason to support Indigenous-led climate activism. https://grist.org/protest/indigenous-resistance-has-cut-u-s-and-canadas-annual-emissionsReply on Twitter 1438125761463033860Retweet on Twitter 14381257614630338607Like on Twitter 143812576146303386010Twitter 1438125761463033860 Stay informed by following DemocracyMovement.US social media sites Democracy Organization Blogs Common Cause Democracy Wire: Daily dispatches of news and commentary from the front lines of the democracy movement Democracy Initiative Latest News: Highlighted issues, actions, and events in the democracy movement this week. League of Women Voters News Blog: LWV updates, voter rights and democracy news NAACP Latest News: Stay up-to-date on the latest NAACP news, blog updates and news information. Demos Latest News: Get Demos latest blog and media updates. Ballot Initiative Strategy Center (BISC) News: Filter by the Tag “Democracy” to get the latest BISC Democracy news.