MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Sun, 03 Jul 2022 20:03:25 +0000 Chicago caravan for voting rights on MLK Day http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/3baa3076cc5c45fea8642a49e0c361a9 Groups in Chicago marked Martin Luther King Day with a car caravan demanding that Congress pass voting rights legislation. (Jan. 17) 3baa3076cc5c45fea8642a49e0c361a9 Mon, 17 Jan 2022 16:53:03 +0000 SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY: NO RESALE, REUSE OR ARCHIVE; MUST CREDIT ABC 7 CHICAGO; NO ACCESS CHICAGO; NO USE BY U.S. BROADCAST NETWORKSWLS-TV - NO RESALE, REUSE OR ARCHIVE; MUST CREDIT ABC 7 CHICAGO; NO ACCESS CHICAGO; NO USE BY U.S. BROADCAST NETWORKSChicago - 17 January 20221. Car caravan pulling out2. Cars with signsANNOTATION: Groups in Chicago marked Martin Luther King Day with a car caravan demanding that Congress pass voting rights legislation. 3. SOUNDBITE (English) Bishop Tavis Grant, Rainbow-PUSH Coalition:"And we're going to march all over America. And this is what they need to know: No matter what you do to stop us, you will not stop the vote. No matter what you do to stop us, you will not stop the vote. The vote is alive, the dream is alive and the push is on." ++WHITE FLASH++4. SOUNDBITE (English) Rev. Jaime Fluker, faith-based community organizer: ++PARTIALLY COVERED++"When strict voter ID laws are passed, we're here showing up. When voter polls are purged, we're here showing up. When access to the voting polls is under attack, we are here showing up. The Christian tradition teaches me that faith without works is dead. And today we are very much alive. And today we are showing up."5. Car caravan, car with sign reading "Demand Democracy"STORYLINE:Martin Luther King Day events in Chicago included a caravan of cars honking their horns to demand the Senate move on voting rights legislation.There was this message from Bishop Tavis Grant of the Rainbow-PUSH Coalition civil rights group: "No matter what you do to stop us, you will not stop the vote. The vote is alive, the dream is alive and the push is on." Grant was speaking on behalf of Rainbow-PUSH founder Rev. Jesse Jackson.Cars bore signs reading "Demand Democracy," "Pass Voting Rights Now" and "Voting Rights Protect Every Other Right." ===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory. Groups in Chicago marked Martin Luther King Day with a car caravan demanding that Congress pass voting rights legislation. (Jan. 17) Chicago caravan for voting rights on MLK Day