Janea Wilson is an Editorial Intern for In These Times, and a student at Northwestern University studying journalism and anthropology. She has previously written for The Daily Northwestern, The Detroit Free Press and The Trace magazine. You can reach her on Twitter at @janeaAwilson

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13 Ways the Vote Is Being Suppressed Ahead of the Election
Half of American voters expect to have difficulty casting a ballot this November.
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Tear Gas Is Banned in International Warfare––Why Are Police Using It On U.S. Civilians?
Police say they're using tear gas to clear crowds, but the chemical agent's effects can cause long-term physical damage.