Voting Is the Spinal Column of Democracy

And voter suppression is degenerative joint disease

Ariadne Schulz
Apr 27 · 5 min read

If you’ve ever had the chance to examine a human vertebral column up close and personal you’ve probably been stunned by its architectural stability, its flexibility, its facility in protecting the spinal cord, and its sheer aesthetic beauty. In most humans — although it is fairly common to have extra…