Voter suppression

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We the people are greater than fear

During a recent national election at the voting site, the pollsters were asking people for identification before they were able to vote. We had to complain regarding mandating identification prior to voting. We are at the NAACP Convention in Detroit.

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Virginia
VA
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The Statue of Liberty

I turned 18 in 2000. In Hampton, Va., I attempted to vote for the first time. However, I was not educated on voting rights. I was turned away from voting because

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Indiana
IN
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An American flag blows in the wind

I was able to vote, but had issues with my address despite having updated it. At my polling place, I had to stand off to the side for 30 minutes

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Michigan
MI
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Barn with American Flag

The first time that my friends attempted to vote, they encountered many people that attempted to discourage them from voting. They were provided with an enormous amount of false information.

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