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  A lot has been debated in the media about the influence the ethnic minority has had on the recent US elections; Hispanics, Asians, Native Americans and African Americans currently makeup about 20 % of the population. Winning the popular vote with a margin of almost three million votes has been no easy feat for… » read more

Posted by Osmi Anannya

Pennsylvania Voter-ID Ruling

On October 2nd, a Commonwealth Court Judge Robert Simpson in Pennsylvania ruled that state officials cannot enforce a new voter identification law in the US presidential elections to be held next month. The law, signed in March, has seen widespread support amongst Republicans, because they claim it would prevent voter fraud. The Democrats had opposed… » read more

Posted by Osmi Anannya