Voter Suppression in U.S. Elections
By: Downs, Jim ; Abrams, Stacey ; Anderson, Carol ; Kruse, Kevin M ; Richardson, Heather Cox ; Thompson, Heather Ann, University of Georgia PressISBN: 9780820357737
Historians have long been engaged in telling the story of the struggle for the vote. In the wake of recent contested elections, the suppression of the vote has returned to the headlines, as awareness of the deep structural barriers to the ballot, particularly for poor, black, and Latino voters have called attention to the historical roots of issues related to voting access.