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Game Of Thrones' Author Slams Republicans For 'Voter Suppression'

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Published on Aug 14, 2012

"George R.R. Martin, author of "A Game of Thrones", has slammed "Republicans and their Teabagger allies" in so-called swing states for what he calls "voter suppression." In a recent blogpost on Martin's website, he refers to recent voter purges in Ohio, Pennsylvania, Florida, Iowa, saying that "The people behind these efforts at disenfranchising large groups of voters (the young, the old, the black, the brown) are not Republicans, since clearly they have scant regard for our republic or its values. They are oligarchs and racists clad in the skins of dead elephants"...".* Ana Kasparian and Cenk Uygur discuss on The Young Turks.

*Read more here from The Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08...

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