The Silent Voices: 2000 Presidential Election and the Minority Vote in Florida

Hines, Revathi I.
June 2002
Western Journal of Black Studies;Summer2002, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p71
Academic Journal
Examines the disenfranchisement of African American and other minorities during the 2000 U.S. presidential elections in Florida. Information on the enfranchisement efforts of African Americans; Details on the passage of the Voting Rights Act of 1965; Background on the 2000 U.S. presidential elections; Problems encountered by African American voters during the elections; Impact of disenfranchisement on African Americans, Hispanics, Haitian and the disabled.


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