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INTO ACTION Celebrates the 55th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act with Common, John Legend, Billy Porter and More

By Brent furdyk. 1 minute ago Today it is 55 years since the Voting Rights Act became law in the United States, an axis of the Civil Rights Movement that outlawed racial discrimination in voting. In celebration of this important anniversary, INTO ACTION is a four-day event that celebrates this landmark bill while at the same time raising awareness of the persistent voter repression attacks underway at this time. INTO ACTION will air from a variety of locations, including the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, as well as Atlanta, Milwaukee, Miami, New Orleans, Los Angeles, and elsewhere. RELATED: Selena Gomez Loans Her Instagram Account To Politician And Voting Rights Activist Stacey Abrams In these cities, a star-studded list of speakers will advocate for bl...