May 18, 2024

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm, Eastern Time

A Promise Unfulfilled: The Future of the Right to Vote


 USC Gould School of Law Dean and ACS Board of Directors Member Franita Tolson will be the featured speaker at the Kiplinger Lecture on Saturday, May 18, 3:30-4:30 p.m. ET at the Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Congregation in Bethesda, Maryland.

Tolson will deliver the lecture "A Promise Unfulfilled: The Future of the Right to Vote," followed by a moderated discussion with ACS President Russ Feingold. Tolson will explore protections in the Voting Rights Acts of 1965 and the 14th and 15th Amendments to the Constitution. She will also comment on recent federal and state laws and judicial decisions that affect voting rights.

The event is open to the public. Those who cannot attend in person can access the lecture via livestream.