The University of Massachusetts Amherst

The Fight to Vote for the Right to Vote

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Monday, October 19, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Professor Gilda Daniels is a voting rights expert and former deputy chief in the US Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division, Voting Section, where she served in both the Clinton and Bush administrations. She is currently a professor of law at the University of Baltimore Law School and the director of litigation for Advancement Project’s National Office, a multi-racial civil rights organization.

Uncounted: The Crisis of Voter Suppression in America is her first book. Published in January by New York University Press, it has already been called “required reading” by Ms. Magazine.  

This talk is open to the UMass Amherst community. Register by 11 a.m. on Oct. 19 to receive a Zoom link.

Part of the UMass Amherst School of Public Policy's 2020-21 Speaker Series.



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