Voting: Should It Be Hard?

An argument for how more access to voting (not less) is not only fair but makes for a more deliberative voting population.

Image of “Vote” with three hands of different color shades reaching up toward it. Public domain image via Mohamed Hassan.
(public domain image from Mohamed Hassan)

“Voting should take some effort. It means more that way.”

This was a statement I copied from a social media post of an old acquaintance, but I have heard the same sentiment from many others. They say that voting is important, perhaps the most important assertion of…