Despite Apathy, Activists and Strategists Urge Black Voters Not to Sit out 2022 Midterms
June 23, 2022
The failure of Congress to pass legislation like the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act and the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act have frustrated African Americans.
With new voter suppression laws, the leaked Roe V. Wade opinion, and the assault on many other rights, some question whether the voting bloc that allowed Democrats to take the White House and control both houses of Congress will abandon the polls during the midterm elections.
"Black voters are understandably frustrated with the lack of reform around voter rights, but the lack of success with this is due to actions by...