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barnett5crystal
2016-09-24 02:56:36
Which is an example of a voting requirement that was used to prevent African Americans from voting during the Jim Crow era?
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ValorieLogsdon
2016-09-24 08:00:41

Poll taxes were introduced because the white voters knew that the African-American community could not pay these taxes due to poverty. Another mechanic common was a literacy test where the African-American community almost always failed because they were segregated when it came to education.

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