Segregation Rising

Voting Rights

     Atlanta            Reading about the impact of mortgage lending discrimination and gentrification in New York City and its metropolitan area, this snippet jumped out at me: New York was ranked the ninth most segregated city in the country, according to a June study by the Othering & Belonging Institute at the University of California Berkeley. …

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What the New York Times Gets Right and Wrong About ACORN

ACORN ACORN International Voting Rights

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/CN10072020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts New Orleans       P.T. Barnum, the famous 19th century impresario and huckster from Bridgeport, Connecticut is often quoted as saying, “Any kind of publicity is good publicity as long as they spell your name right.”  In that sense, I have read with interest Jim Rutenberg’s piece …

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Database Voter Suppression Strategy

ACORN ACORN International Voting Rights

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/CN10062020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple PodcastsNew Orleans      We all know it’s bad, and then we find out that it’s even worse than we imagined.  Sharing the Voter Purge Project’s recently released report on consistent errors in the voter purge lists in states, red and blue, it is clear that this whole …

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