Democracy in Action

The Republicans in Texas have engaged in some pretty notorious gerrymandering — redrawing districts in an obvious and unapologetic attempt to disenfranchise Democratic voters.

As an example — for the heavily-Dem-voting Prairie View A&M University precincts, they put the early-polling place more than seven miles from the school.

So what did students there do? On the first day of early voting for the upcoming primary, they WALKED the 7 miles, shutting down a highway in the process. Check it out:

Something is definitely happening in this country.

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