NAACP Takes Felon Voting Rights Fight...

NAACP Takes Felon Voting Rights Fight To U.N.

There are 5 comments on the Seattle Medium story from Oct 4, 2012, titled NAACP Takes Felon Voting Rights Fight To U.N.. In it, Seattle Medium reports that:

The NAACP spoke up at the 21st session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland this week for the rights of millions of former felons who have been denied the right to vote.

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Leesville, SC

#1 Oct 4, 2012
naacp will go talk to anyone stupid enough to sit and listen to their senseless mumbling.

“We are what we think!!!!!!!!!!”

Since: Aug 08

Anger has no eyes!

#2 Oct 4, 2012
US is one of the very few anti-democratic country that denies inmates voting rights. After slavery was abolished it's way of denaying voting rights to certain people.

From the wiki:
Many countries allow inmates to vote. Examples include Australia, Canada, the Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Israel, Japan, Kenya, Netherlands, Norway, Peru, Poland, Romania, Serbia, Sweden, and Zimbabwe. In Germany, the law even calls on prisons to encourage prisoners to vote. Only those convicted of electoral fraud and crimes undermining the "democratic order", such as treason are barred from voting, while in prison

Columbus, OH

#3 Oct 4, 2012
What authority do they think the u.n.has over the u.s.?? What a bunch of clowns.
What A Crock

Saint Louis, MO

#4 Oct 6, 2012
Perhaps it's because the NAACP has so many of it's people listed as felons and the Dems need every vote they can get?

Since: Jul 12

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#5 Oct 7, 2012
This is treason to me...

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