Brentin Mock covers national politics for Colorlines. He previously served as lead reporter for Voting Rights Watch 2012, covering the challenges presented by new voter ID laws, suppression of voter registration drives, and other attempts to limit electoral power of people of color.
Brentin is also a contributor for Demos’ blog PolicyShop, where he covers voting rights and civil rights; and also a blogger for Grist.org, where he writes about environmental justice. You can read some of his other work at Next American City, Facing South, The Root, In These Times, American Prospect and The Washington Post.
Follow Brentin on Twitter at @brentinmock.
by Brentin Mock on February 27 2014, 10:58AM
Rep. John Lewis is honored for his role in bringing civil rights principles to environmental protection.
by Brentin Mock on February 18 2014, 6:25PM
Civil rights leaders pick Obama’s brain on wages and criminal justice reform
by Brentin Mock on February 10 2014, 10:30AM
The Moral March in N. Carolina this weekend touched hearts and nerves, with tens of thousands showing up for justice.
by Brentin Mock on January 14 2014, 10:00AM
Obamacare includes a program that employs people to help connect hard-to-reach, uninsured citizens to healthcare resources. What’s wrong with that?
by Brentin Mock on January 8 2014, 9:38AM
Civil rights attorney Debo Adegbile goes up against Senate conservatives today who may grill him about representing Mumia Abu Jamal
by Brentin Mock on December 13 2013, 2:22PM
Congressional Black Caucus sends shout out to the Pope.