Republicans have long tried to drive Democratic voters away from the polls. "I don't want everybody to vote," the influential conservative activist Paul Weyrich told a gathering of evangelical leaders in 1980. "As a matter of fact, our leverage in the elections quite candidly goes up as the voting populace goes down." But since the 2010 election, thanks to a conservative advocacy group founded by Weyrich, the GOP's effort to disrupt voting rights has been more widespread and effective than ever.
Not my words but well said! "I believe everything happens for a reason. People change so you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you can appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies so that you will eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together"♥ #Pinspiration #Words #Quotes
"Are you famous?" Jay-Z takes the New York subway to a concert in Brooklyn and meets artist Ellen Grossman who does not realize quite how famous the rapper is. But he didn't realize that she is also an accomplished artist. Is everyone in NY an artist? #TakeTheSubway