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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California
CA
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An American flag blows in the wind

I called the Registrar's office in January of this year to make sure I was still properly registered. I was assured that I was.

However, during our conversation, he mentioned

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Florida
FL
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old official looking building

I walked into the polling place along with my wife and handed the poll worker my card and they went through the rolls and told me that I wasn't in

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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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