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Sports franchises push for paid holiday this Election Day

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Examine the ways public figures and organizations can help push forward causes such as voter turnout. Continue reading

Will more voters vote by mail this fall?

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Examine the debate around increasing access to vote by mail as coronavirus presents new challenges. Continue reading

How felony convictions affect voting rights

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In this PBS NewsHour EXTRA lesson plan, learn how people in Florida with felony records are fighting to regain their voting rights and Reverend William Barber’s plan to fight voter suppression. Continue reading

Seven engaging civics lesson plans

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Looking for classroom resources for the 2020 elections? Check out these 7 videos on key issues like political parties, voting rights, media bias and the importance of local & state elections. Continue reading

Study guide: William Barr’s nomination for attorney general

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Use this NewsHour lesson to learn more about the nomination of William Barr for United States attorney general. Continue reading

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