A reblog from Blind Injustice about voter suppression of Native Americans in North Dakota.
As per usual, while I take many holiday weeks off, I am not taking Columbus Day off. If you’re wondering why, just read this post from the week of Columbus Day last year.
However, from this year on, I’m not just going to post on the week of Columbus Day, but also to post on one or more issues related to indigenous people (since, you know, that was the group most hurt by Columbus and others coming).
At this point, you’re probably asking this: “What are you going to post this year, Brendan?”
This year, given the upcoming midterm election, I think it’s important to write a post about an injustice many of us are not aware of: the fact that many Native Americans face barriers to voting.
It may be surprising to hear that many Native Americans face barriers to voting, especially considering the fact that Native Americans…
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