Jesse Mechanic is the founding editor of The Overgrown and has contributed to Truthout, HuffPost and numerous other publications. He’s appeared on C‑Span’s The Washington Journal, Columbia University’s #Disruptive, Humanity in the Headlines and This Is Happening. Follow him on Twitter: @Jmechanic.
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Secretary of State Brian Kemp's shameful voter suppression tactics led to 53,000 registrations being put on hold, 70% of whom were African Americans.
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The tide is finally turning against marijuana criminalization. But Sessions just took a giant leap backwards.