Disenfranchisement as Political Repression
Date Written: 11/08/2010
Year Published: 2010
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX12065
In the U.S., if you're caught boosting cars, robbing liquor stores, or attempting to escape reality by injecting heroin into your veins, you not only go to jail, but you lose your right to vote. And you don't just lose it for the time you're incarcerated; it's still gone when you get out.