Activists visit long lines at ‘Black Panther’ screenings to increase voter registration

BROOKLYN — Days after the premiere of "Black Panther," lines are still out the door at theaters across the city.

Now activists are using the Marvel super hero movie starring a nearly all black cast and set in the fictional East African nation of Wakanda as a chance to increase African American voter registration.

“It’s a good opportunity to engage with more people of color,” Kristeena Alexander said while in line to see the movie. “And it's a chance to get out the vote and explain...

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