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Give us the vote! : over 200 hundred years of fighting for the ballot / Susan Goldman Rubin.

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Erlanger Branch 324.62 R896g 2020 (Text) 33126024453239 New YA Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780823439577 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0823439577 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 124 pages : illustrations, map ; 27 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Holiday House, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The power of the ballot -- Walk for freedom -- New voters -- In the room where it happened -- Who is entitled to vote? -- When we all vote -- Silent sentinels -- Jailbirds -- The burning indignation of women -- How to steal an election -- The secret ballot -- Bullying at the ballot box -- Breaking barriers -- Young voting voices -- The precious right to vote -- Voting from the grave -- The Gerry-Mander and other monsters -- We want change! -- Timeline of voting rights in the United States -- Amendments to the U.S. Constitution discussed in this book.
Summary, etc.:
Contains an extensive view of suffrage from the Founding Fathers to the 19th Amendment to the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to today's voter suppression controversies, and explains the barriers people of color, Indigenous people, and immigrants face. -- amazon.com
Target Audience Note:
Ages: 10-18.
Grades: 7 to 8.
Subject: Voting > United States > History.
Political participation > United States > History.
Elections > United States > History.
Elections > Corrupt practices > United States > History.
Democracy > United States > History.
United States > Politics and government.
United States > Race relations > Political aspects.

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