Their belief in the right of all Americans to vote cost them their lives.
"Today we remember Freedom Summer volunteers James Earl Chaney, Andrew Goodman and Michael Henry Schwerner. They were murdered on this day in 1964 for their commitment to civil rights." - Southern Poverty Law Center
I believe we should do everything we can as a nation and as states to both empower a citizen's right to vote, and to insure we never return to the dark days of "second amendment solutions" to oppress one another. And you?