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Voting and Voting Rights

Issues related to voting and voting rights, such as election integrity, voter suppression, and voter turnout.

The Fight for the Right to Vote

Length: 4:30

Key Terms

  • 15th Amendment
  • 19th Amendment
  • 26th Amendment
  • Franchise
  • Literacy Test
  • Poll Tax
  • Suffrage
  • Suffragette
  • Universal Suffrage
  • Voting Rights Act of 1965

Key People

  • Susan B. Anthony
  • Carrie Chapman Catt
  • Fannie Lou Hamer
  • Lyndon B. Johnson
  • Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Emmeline Parkhurst

Selected Books

Timeline