22: I Think That’s Bulls***

[TW: Sexual Assault, Suicide] On this episode, Yvette and Cynthia lament the Supreme Court decision in Shelby County v. Holder, which held that Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act exceeded congressional authority under the 14th and 15th Amendments, discuss the nuances of Kavanaugh’s confirmation process in the context of the #metoo movement, and share what they enjoyed about the film “Sorry to Bother You.”

Cynthia recommends reading “The Color of Law” by Richard Rothstein and advises her fellow Capricorns to embrace vulnerability.

Yvette recommends watching Bisbee ’17 and Castle Rock.

Read more about state efforts to suppress the right to vote here. 

Read more about the negative effects of sex offender registries on individuals listed here and here. 

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Transition song: Ryan Little – Lucy’s Song