1776, 1870, 1920, 1965: Important dates in our nation’s history for they represent not only independence from Britain, but establishing rights in a democratic society. With the passing of the 15th Amendment, the 19th Amendment, and the Voting Rights Act of 1965, all American citizens, regardless of gender or skin color, were granted the right to have a share in the democratic process. Yet today, over 50 years since president Lyndon Johnson...