QOTD 08.06.2017

“I guess if I’d had any sense, I’d have been a little scared [to register to vote] – but what was the point of being scared? The only thing they could do was kill me, and it kinda seemed like they’d been trying to do that a little bit at a time since I could remember.” –Civil Rights Activist Fannie Lou Hamerm03640-kt-1-fe6d457db6daadadcfabab458b7b9ab3dc288561-1440x1080

President Lyndon Baines Johnson signed the Voting Rights Act of 1965 on August 6th, 1965.


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