Sister District Book Club Readers Guide
GIVE US THE BALLOT: The Modern Struggle For Voting Rights In America (2015) by Ari Berman
Reader’s guide prepared by Dr. Gaby Goldstein, Sister District Co-founder and Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives (SDAN)
Check out the Fireside Chat between Dr. Gaby Goldstein and author Ari Berman! They discuss the historical roots of voter suppression, voting rights, racial inequity, gerrymandering, and their impact in the democratic process. They also discuss the importance of state legislatures in protecting voting rights rather than waiting on the federal government to act.
Download the PDF: Sister District Book Club – Give Us the Ballot Reader’s Guide
Topics: Civil Rights, Voting Rights Act (VRA), Voter Suppression, Redistricting, Gerrymandering, Shelby v. Holder (2013), Redistricting, Supreme Court, Racial Inequity, Racial Injustice, Disenfranchisement, the Southern Strategy