Without Intervention, The Climate Crisis May Result In Voter Suppression
In Louisiana and coastal Mississippi, Black, Indigenous and poor communities are still suffering following Hurricane Ida. Many in the region still lack electricity during one of the hottest times of the year. While some consider the situation in Louisiana to be the result of a natural disaster, it is a crisis made worse by inaction on climate change. Left unaddressed, it will also lead to voter suppression.
To be clear, voter suppression is any policy, practice or tactic that makes it harder for certain people to vote.... Read more