Kalief Browder (1993-2015)

“I’m trying to break out of my shell, but I guess there is no shell. I guess this is just how I am—I’m just quiet and distant…I don’t like being this way, but it’s just natural to me now.” Kalief Browder interview with The New Yorker.

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Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution (1920)

“The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any state on account of race, colour  or previous condition of servitude.” Fifteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution.

“The right of citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.” Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution. Continue reading