Georgia Closing Polling Places in Mostly Black Area for Midterms

★ Save on thousands of audiobooks → http://www.blinkist.com/pakman –Georgia election officials have announced they will be closing 7 of 9 polling places in Randolph County, a  disproportionately black, poor, and Democratic area of Georgia, and the ACLU is fighting is as effectively discriminatory among racial…

Georgia election board plots Jim Crow-like assault on black voting

A Georgia election board proposed shutting down seven of the nine polling locations in an overwhelmingly black rural county. It’s the sort of blatantly illegal idea that would have been swiftly dismissed by federal courts in an age when an openly racist president was not appointing…

Republicans Spend MILLIONS to BARELY Hold Red Seat

–Republicans spend millions on the Ohio 12th Congressional district special election and barely hold on in a race that is still officially too close to call between Republican Troy Balderson and Democrat Danny O’Connor in what is another sign that the November midterms might not…

Kris Kobach won’t accept report that Trump’s voter fraud commission found no voter fraud

MISSION, KANSAS — A member of President Trump’s disbanded commission on election integrity recently released administration documents showing that the panel uncovered no evidence of widespread voter fraud, let alone enough to prove Trump’s claim that millions of people voted illegally in the 2016 presidential election. In…

Here’s what a new trove of Russian Twitter accounts tell us about Moscow’s support for Jill Stein

While much of the discourse surrounding Russia’s effort to interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential election has centered on Donald Trump, Moscow also lent its weight to propping up the candidacy of Green Party nominee Jill Stein. Not only did Stein appear at the 2015…

With the U.S. focused on election interference, Putin puts his energy gambit into action

As the FBI drills down in its investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and the Pentagon vows to build new capabilities to take on Russian weapons, Russia is, in plain sight, also working on a global power grab with its energy gambit. Nord Stream…