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The Case Against Donald Trump – Simplified

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 16/01/2021 - 3:19am in

The US Constitution establishes a system of checks and balances consisting of three equal branches of government – legislative (Article I), executive (Article II), and judicial (Article III). On January 6, 2021, the head of the executive branch, Donald Trump, incited a mob to attack the legislative branch and then did nothing to stop it. Continue reading

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Call a Coup a Coup

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 12/01/2021 - 5:05am in

January 10, 2021 Unbelievably, it was only a week ago—last Sunday — that we learned Trump had called Georgia’s Secretary of State and pressured him to change the results of the 2020 election. Trump demanded that Brad Raffensperger “find” the … Continue reading

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Raffensperger Ignored Evidence of Wrongful Purges Before Runoff

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 11/01/2021 - 6:56am in

Georgia’s Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is no hero. Since the release of the tape in which Raffensperger is heard resisting Donald Trump’s bullying attempts to overturn Joe Biden’s victory, the Georgia politician has been portrayed as a defender of democracy. The record says otherwise.... READ MORE

Brad Raffensperger Defended the Election — But Not the Right to Vote in Future Ones

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 06/01/2021 - 5:44am in

While he pushes back against Trump, Raffensperger is trying to limit voting options for Democratic constituencies. Continue reading

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Democracy Now! Stealing Georgia198,000 Georgia Residents Were Illegally Purged

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 06/01/2021 - 5:05am in

Democracy Now! airs our report on vote theft in Georgia, narrated by Debra Messing, and speaks with activist LaTosha Brown, co-founder of Black Voters Matter and the co-plaintiff in our case against Georgia Secretary of State, Brad Raffensperger ... READ MORE

Stealing Georgia: Raffensperger is No HeroThe Real Story of Jim Crow Tactics in the Senate Runoff Race

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 05/01/2021 - 9:25am in

Despite the hype, an investigative report released today reveals Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger is no hero defending democracy from Trump. Rather, in this investigative film Raffensperger is exposed for using vote suppression Jim Crow tactics — even misleading a federal court to keep... READ MORE

Sec. of State Raffensperger Speaks with Forked TongueThe Georgia Fraud Story You Haven’t Heard

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 04/01/2021 - 4:43am in

News has been that GA’s Sec. of State, Brad Raffensperger, bravely stood up to Trump’s claim of voter fraud in the 2020 election and continues to do so now that Georgians are heading to the polls to decide a crucial runoff election that will decide who controls the Senate. Journalist Greg Palast exposes what’s... READ MORE

Civil Rights Groups Fight Back Against Georgia’s Voter Purges

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 31/12/2020 - 3:20am in

The importance of the January 5 Senate runoff elections in Georgia cannot be overestimated. They will determine which party controls the Senate, with vast ramifications for economic policy, climate change, workers’ rights, immigrants’ rights, judicial nominees, and much more. The purging of nearly 200,000 registered voters from the voting rolls in Georgia could spell the... READ MORE

Georgia Closes Black Polling StationsWhite Polls Open for Early Voting

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 29/12/2020 - 11:23am in

[Cobb County, Georgia] “They didn’t cut one White polling site!”
Barbara Arnwine was livid about this fluorescent violation of both Georgia and Federal voting rights law, a subject she teaches at Columbia University. “All the polling sites they cut were in Black and Brown neighborhoods,” said Arnwine, Founder of ... READ MORE

Black Voters Matter, Palast Hit Georgia with New Lawsuit NoticeReturn of 198,000 illegally Purged Voters to Rolls

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 20/12/2020 - 2:38am in

Friday Dec. 18 [Atlanta] — Representatives for Black Voters Matter were joined by a victim of Georgia’s voter purge and a group of leading voting rights attorneys to confront Georgia Secretary of State, Brad Raffensperger, with a demand to return wrongly purged voters to rolls — or face a new ... READ MORE

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