Is Voting Suppression Killing Democracy?

by Rebecca Ralston Is voting suppression killing democracy? In the past week Donald Trump said Republicans would ‘never’ be elected again if it was easier to vote. In Georgia, Georgia house speaker David Ralston (not related to this writer), said widespread use of absentee-by-mail voting in the primary would hurt Republican candidates,” because it would drive up turnout. Our democracy has been deeply challenged this century. Partly, the problem is the media. They cover the hottest new story, which now of course is the corona virus, at the expense of analyzing the deep problems we face as a nat…

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