Daily Archives: January 8, 2017

An actual “literacy test” given to black voters by the state of Louisiana in the 1960s

Take The Challenge: Would You Have Been Able To Pass The Literacy Test Given To Black Voters In The 1960s? Below are scans of an actual “literacy test” given to black voters by the state of Louisiana in the 1960s. … Continue reading

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Sunday Open Thread

Happy Sunday, Everyone. Wishing you all a Blessed day.🙏🏾🙏🏾

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