Living History @ Home: Voter Suppression Then and Now
Meet some Historical Interpreters on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day to learn about the fight against voter suppression in the early 20th century.
- Discover how early civil rights activists like T. Thomas Fortune and Ida B. Wells fought against voter intimidation and discrimination.
- Explore a copy of the literacy test used to prevent thousands of Black Americans from voting.
- Then, discuss with educators and your family the impact of voter suppression, both in the past and today.
Register in advance for the Zoom invitation.