Play This Oregon Trail-Style Computer Game About Voter Suppression

Recent reports (most notably, from BusinessWeek) indicate that the Trump campaign has been openly discussing and developing voter suppression tactics, and with or without their help, it’s a very real thing. Now, appropriately, The New York Times has released an op-ed in the form of a computer game as a counterpart to these disheartening stories—and to centuries of institutionalized discrimination during American elections.

“The Voter Suppression Trail” is a nostalgic nod to popular grade-school computer game The Oregon Trail, complete with a soundtrack of 8-bit blip sound effects and renditions of patriotic songs. You can play as one of three players:

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