Eryka, I completely agree with you on the issues of electoral colleges votes I feel like the person who wins the popular vote should be the president. But im completely bias right now because the person i voted for lost the electoral college but won the popular vote. But there is a lot of reasons why we should move on from the electoral colleges. One con is that the person who us Americans favor to win may not win because some smaller states have more of the percentage of electoral votes. It also makes it more complicated and dissuades people from voting because when you really think about it the popular vote is a majority plus the Electoral College consists of redistributing votes every 10 years because of population changes and electing delegates.
XIV. Reconstruction, 1863 – 1877
XV. Reconstruction, 1863 – 1877
Though slavery was abolished, the wrongs of my people were not ended. Though they were not slaves, they were not quite free. No man can be truly free whose liberty is dependent upon the thought, feeling, action of others, and has no means in his own hands for guarding, protecting, defending, and maintaining his liberty.
Frederick Douglass, 1882
The silencing of the cannons of war left the victorious United States…