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Black voters in Louisiana ‘embarrassed’ by state’s failure to pass anti-slavery amendment – Curtis Bunn

Black voters in Louisiana ‘embarrassed’ by state’s failure to pass anti-slavery amendment – Curtis Bunn

Four other states passed legislation to end “slave labor” in prisons. Louisiana, however, did not vote for the constitutional amendment, which had been introduced by Rep. Edmond Jordan, a Black politician known for fighting for Black people’s causes.
Author : Curtis Bunn
Publish : Wed, 23 Nov 2022 20:22:58 GMT

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