The United States prides itself as a beacon of democracy on the world stage. But universal suffrage has been elusive throughout its history.

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The Fight to Vote: America’s Turbulent Voting Rights History [Interactive Timeline] 8 March,2017Matthew Green

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Matthew Green

Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

Email: mgreen@kqed.org; Twitter: @MGreenKQED

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