Racial Justice Demands That Every Vote Is Counted
November 5, 2020
The Trump campaign is pursuing legal challenges in battleground states as the pathways to President Trump’s reelection narrow. These challenges involve attempts to stop or challenge the vote count. And because of the record number of mail-in ballots cast during the pandemic, the votes affected are disproportionately those of mail-in ballots. 91.6 million Americans requested a mail-in ballot. And what’s noteworthy about the high volume of mail-in ballots is that any attempt to discount them would not only cast a blow to our democracy, it would disenfranchise communities of color. Joining us to discuss are Lucia Tian, ACLU’s Chief Analytics Officer, and Andrea Young, ACLU of Georgia’s Executive Director.
This episode, Racial Justice Demands That Every Vote Is Counted, covers the following issues we work on –