voting rights

Rolling Stone Shreds Mitch McConnell: ‘He is subverting democracy at its baseline level.’

Rolling Stone Shreds Mitch McConnell: ‘He is subverting democracy at its baseline level.’

Mitch McConnell sells out our democracy employing whatever treachery is necessary to achieve Republican aims.  Editor’s Note: Samuel Warde is the editor-in-chief of Liberals Unite (recently re-branded as The Art of Living) as well as a contributor to Mindy Fischer, Writer. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. You can view a list of his articles here. Republican Senate […]

Texas Woman Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Illegally Voting In 2016

Texas Woman Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Illegally Voting In 2016

This story is unbelievable. On Wednesday, a Texas woman was sentenced to five years in prison for voting illegally in the 2016 presidential election. On Thursday, the Dallas News reported, “Crystal Mason, 43, was on supervised release for a 2011 conviction for tax fraud when she voted. In Texas, convicted felons can’t vote until they […]

Alabama Elections Officials Trying To Send Nearly 700 People To Prison For Party Crossover Voting

Alabama Elections Officials Trying To Send Nearly 700 People To Prison For Party Crossover Voting

674 voters in Alabama switched parties between the Democratic Senate primary and the Republican runoff. Now the Alabama Republican secretary of state is trying to send all of them to prison for five years. In May, Alabama passed a new law banning crossover voting. The new law says that if an Alabama citizen votes in […]

Cory Booker Just Did The Dems Proud Testifying Against Jeff Sessions -VIDEO

Cory Booker Just Did The Dems Proud Testifying Against Jeff Sessions -VIDEO

“Persistent biases cannot be defeated unless we combat them.” Senate Confirmation Hearings for Donald Trump’s nominees are now well under way. The hearings for Jeff Sessions, who’s been nominated for Attorney General, began earlier this week. But to the disappointment of many of us, the Senate Democrats have been very easy on their fellow Senator. […]