Saturday, August 15, 2015

Black Clergy, Dems Vow To Restore Voting Rights Act On 50th Anniversary; & GOP Debate Lineup

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Calling it a “moral issue,” prominent Black clergy leaders will join President Barack Obama in the push to restore the Voting Rights Act of 1965, which celebrates is 50th anniversary on Thursday.
You may recall that the Supreme Court in 2013 struck down a key provision of the measure that required nine Southern states with a legacy of racial discrimination to procure federal approval before amending their voting laws. The decision made it possible for states such as North Carolina and Texas to adopt restrictive rules requiring votes to bring certain identification to the polls.


Read the full article here and tell us what you think!
http://newsone.com/3163289/black-clergy-dems-vow-to-restore-voting-rights-act-on-50th-anniversary-gop-debate-lineup/


Deuteronomy 17:15
15 Thou shalt in any wise set him king over thee, whom the Lord thy God shall choose: one from among thy brethren shalt thou set king over thee: thou mayest not set a stranger over thee, which is not thy brother.


Isaiah 31:1
31 Woe to them that go down to Egypt for help; and stay on horses, and trust in chariots, because they are many; and in horsemen, because they are very strong; but they look not unto the Holy One of Israel, neither seek the Lord!