By Sheri Leigh Myers and Sophie Goldstein
The newly-released comic book entitled "Cheated!", which features the efforts of Bob Fitrakis and others, draws from video and photographs to illustrate the story of the courageous citizens of Columbus, Ohio, who investigated and litigated against the massive voter suppression and fraud they experienced on Election Day, November 2, 2004. The authors of the comic are major supporters of the Fitrakis/Rios campaign, and have commited to donating proceeds from the book's sales to furthering the cause of electoral justice in Ohio.
Be sure to order copies of this innovative and entertaining teaching tool today!
Those interested in the Ohio 2004 election story and supporters of democracy are encouraged to visit the "Cheated!" website to order copies of this innovative and entertaining teaching tool.
You will read the story of Ruth and Bill Moss, Bob Fitrakis, Rep. John Conyers, and others who stood up to the GOP in November 2004 after John Kerry packed his bags and went home. It also contains a reference section so that you can find other resources about this important chapter in our centuries-long struggle to make one-person-one-vote democracy a reality in this country.
Individual copies are selling for $12.50 and those who can are encouraged to buy ten copies to distribute to friends and family. If they buy them early enough, those buying ten copies will be listed as "Friends of Democracy" in the book.
Pick up a copy today, and encourage your friends to do so as well. Writer Sheri Leigh Myers and her daughter, artist Sophie Goldstein, have done a great service to the cause of democracy in America!