Voting is Your Right: A Right Worth Fighting For!

Our first segment of a three-part video series on Asian American Voters will bring you back through 138 years of events that finally brought us to the ballot box today. It was a long and arduous journey to gain our voting right, so GO OUT AND VOTE.

 

Introduction by Ryan Leonard Pei.

Original song and lyrics by Matt.R. Fact. Check him out at mattrfact.com.

 

If you want to learn more about the Asian American journey, you can find more information here:

 

https://www.advancingjustice-aajc.org/report/50-years-voting-rights-act-asian-american-perspective

 

https://jacl.org/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Unnoticed-Struggle.pdf https://www.businessinsider.com/when-women-got-the-right-to-vote-american-voting-rights-timeline-2018-10

 

https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/vote-not-all-women-gained-right-to-vote-in-1920/

 

https://www.aaldef.org/programs/voting-rights-and-democracy/ https://proenglish.org/multilingual-ballots/

 

https://interactive.aljazeera.com/aje/2016/us-elections-2016-who-can-vote/index.html