• North Carolina Activists Make Redistricting an Ongoing Rallying Cry

    Too often in the United States, the government allegedly “of, by, and for the people” seems to ignore certain communities. That the political “inside game” called redistricting is too little understood, voting advocates say, is a big part of the problem. Advocates, elected officials, and lawyers are grappling with...
  • Census confidentiality concerns worry activists

    Mark Hedin Ethnic Media Services As the Census Bureau prepares for its 2020 count, concerns about new plans to question respondents about their citizenship status have taken center stage. But now, civil rights activists and others focused on the importance of ensuring a full and accurate tally of everybody...