‘Black people are literally voting like their lives depend on it’

Crystal Clark sits on a folding stool while holding an umbrella for shade as she waits in line to vote early in Savannah, Georgia.

A 72-year-old voter in Dayton, Ohio, said, “I’m angry about everything.” A retired veterinary technician in Detroit said she voted for one reason only: “Donald Trump. To make sure he’s not reelected.” A federal employee who waited in line for 10 hours in suburban Atlanta explained simply: “I have three black sons.”

‘Black people are literally voting like their lives depend on it’