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Those who pay debt to society earn the right to vote

Capital Eye by Randi Bjornstad

Capital Eye by Randi Bjornstad

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the all-important Voting Rights Act, which guarantees everyone – but which primarily has helped minority groups – the right to vote by, among other things, outlawing poll taxes and prohibiting literacy tests as prerequisites for casting ballots.

Although most people in this country now take these rights for granted, some provisions of the

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