Voting in the USA: A History of Our Political Power and Voice

Voting in the USA: A History of Our Political Power and Voice

Our individual political power rests largely within our right to vote. In a conversation with history professor Alyssa Arnell, we will reflect on the history of voting rights from the Reconstruction Era through today. As we celebrate milestone anniversaries of the 15th and 19th Amendments this year, we also face an unprecedented historical moment in voting. What useful knowledge might we learn by examining the ways that various groups sought to lay claim to what would become our rights to vote? Let’s find out together! Join via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/98466858497