Today marks the 50th anniversary of the #VotingRightsAct.
Theresa Burroughs came of voting age during the Jim Crow Era, the board
of registrars at Alabama's Hale County Courthouse prevented African
Americans from registering to vote. Determined to practice her civil
right Theresa remembers venturing to the courthouse on the first and
third Monday of each month. Today, watch StoryCorps' astounding #AnimatedShort A MORE PERFECT UNION.