TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Hines, Revathi I.
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Western Journal of Black Studies;Summer2002, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p71
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
7913884

 

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