Black Joy

How an Electoral College objection 150 years ago ushered in Jim Crow

Has Congress ever effectively challenged the Electoral College?  Just once. And it ushered in the Jim Crow era. 

Here’s the story about how Congress turned a blind eye to Black voters nearly 150 years ago, ended the political gains for African Americans and ushered in a century-long fight for Civil Rights in the South.

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