voting rights

Criminal Justice

Florida Is About to Find Out What Happens When Ex-Prisoners Vote

A million or more new voters could be eligible for 2020 thanks to a ballot initiative reversing Jim Crow-era policy.
Jennifer Rae Taylor
11.7.18
midterms

Convicted Felons on What They Want You to Know About the Midterms

"Blocked From the Ballot" gives intimate testimony and context on how convicted felons in Florida (and beyond) have long been barred from voting. Tomorrow's vote could change that—and how broader enfranchisement impacts the US as a whole.
Aundre Larrow
11.5.18
politics

The Race to Win All Races

Michigan’s Jocelyn Benson has a plan to save democracy. Will she and her fellow Democratic secretary of state candidates get there in time?
Ellie Shechet
11.2.18
Lists

Nine Albums You Should Buy on Bandcamp Today to Support Voting Rights

Your truly good deed for today is just buying some really great music on the internet.
Noisey Staff
9.28.18
Corruption

Democrats Will Finally Do What Clinton Couldn't: Attack Trump's Corruption

The party just took its most important step yet to move on from the brutal hangover of 2016 and actually win back Congress.
Matt Taylor
5.22.18
Vote Now

Black Lives Matter Co-Founder, Alicia Garza, Tells Us How to Activate the Black Vote

The racial justice activist explains why it's not enough for politicians to just engage with black culture to secure the support of black voters for the 2018 midterm elections and beyond.
Alicia Garza
2.26.18
Rise Up

This MLK Day Continues Dr. King’s Fight to End Voter Suppression

This is one holiday that shouldn’t just be treated like an arbitrary day off of work or school.
Impact Staff
1.12.18
Vote Now

How Voter Roll Purges Strip Eligible Voters Of Their Rights Across The Country

Thousands of eligible voters in places like Indiana, Ohio and more are mistakenly denied the right to vote due to these practices
Kimberley Richards
12.14.17
Vote Now

This Obama-Era Policy Makes Voting Easier for Military and Expats Overseas

As part of our Vote Now series, VICE Impact will feature stories that highlight historic moments of voter expansion in the US.
Impact Staff
12.7.17
Vote Now

The National Voter Registration Act Made It Easier for Countless Americans to Vote

As part of our Vote Now series, VICE Impact will feature stories that highlight historic moments of voter expansion in the US.
Impact Staff
12.5.17
Vote Now

The Voting Rights Act Was a Big Win but Voter Suppression Still Exists

As part of our Vote Now series, VICE Impact will feature stories that highlight historic moments of voter expansion in the US.
Impact Staff
12.4.17
Vote Now

From 21 to 18, the Right to Vote for Young People Didn't Happen Overnight

As part of our Vote Now series, VICE Impact will feature stories that highlight historic moments of voter expansion in the US.
Impact Staff
12.1.17
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