Report: New Restrictive Voting Rules Could Hurt 5 Million Americans

New restrictive voting laws across the country could affect up to five million voters from traditionally Democratic demographics in 2012, a new report has found.

Compton Latino Residents Sue for Elections Overhaul

A battle between black and brown voters is brewing in Southern California.

Can't Vote? Here Are Five Ways You CAN Participate

Millions of Americans aren’t allowed inside the ballot box. Here’s how they can still shape the political process.

Go Vote! Here's Help Finding (and Watching) Your Polling Site

People literally died so we could do this thing today.

The Most Racist Campaign in Decades, and What It Demands of Us

ColorLines Publisher Rinku Sen puts the frightful past two years of political discourse in context.

Poor, Jobless, and Getting out the Vote

Labor hopes to make the unemployed their own political interest group.

45th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act

A look back at the historic blow for racial justice.