Often Overlooked Stories Emerging from History

 

 

As we grapple with how we understand, accept, and admit the League’s history in our country, any opportunity to acknowledge facts can only improve our ability to build a better future. This article shares insight into the Black freedom colonies of Appalachia—often overlooked stories from towns in the Appalachian region of upper South Carolina after the Civil War.

Illinois Voter Guide

Your Illinois Voter Guide is LIVE for Nov. 6 Election

 

The League of Women Voters of Illinois is pleased to announce its nonpartisan Illinois Voter Guide (www.IllinoisVoterGuide.org) is fully live. You may use it to prepare for the upcoming Nov. 6 General Election to learn about candidates on your ballot.


With www.IllinoisVoterGuide.org you can:
· Find your ballot
· Learn about candidates
· Opt-in for election reminders
· Find a polling place
· Save/Print a ballot

Be sure to share the guide with friends. All Illinois voters can enroll and use the online guide through the Nov. 6 elections at www.IllinoisVoterGuide.org.

Early voting has started! Make a plan, bring a friend and vote in this election.

Thank you for your commitment to Making Democracy Work®.

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