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Michael C. Dawson is John D. MacArthur Professor of Political Science at the University of Chicago and author of Blacks In and Out of the Left.
Dangerous critics of democracy fight to maintain race and gender dominance.
Michael C. Dawson
Loury ignores how white supremacy shapes the racial terrain.
Black solidarity must be institutionalized.
Black movements have historically been at the forefront of progressive change. But with black civil society in retreat, how
can we rebuild black politics?
In 2008, there were 2 million more black voters.
We must address the Democrats' racial divide.
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