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SASHA ABRAMSKY: Conned: How Millions of Americans Went to Prison, Lost the Vote,
Date Wednesday May 31
Time 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location Details
Modern Times Bookstore
888 Valencia Street
between 19th and 20th
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorModern Times
More than four million Americans, mainly poor, black, and Latino, have lost the right to vote. In some states, as many as a third of all African-American men cannot take part in the most basic right of a democracy. The reason? Felony disenfranchisement laws. Award-winning journalist Sasha Abramsky takes us on a journey through disenfranchised America, detailing the revival of antidemocratic laws that came of age in the post–Civil War segregationist South.

For a complete listing of events visit us online at moderntimesbookstore.com

EVENT BOOKS ARE 10% OFF.
MODERN TIMES IS WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE.
ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED.
Added to the calendar on Tuesday May 16th, 2006 11:34 AM

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