Trump is using racism to scam white voters and make them poorer. And he’s doing it the same way conservatives have for decades.
Donald Trump could lose by 10 percent, Democrats could take the House and this election could still have been a missed opportunity.
We must use this unprecedented moment to expose right wing’s most effective tactic in tearing apart the middle class.
“Conservatives found a way to use racism to undermine confidence in everything public,” law professor and author of the very excellent Dog Whistle Politics Ian Haney López explains.
What’s the secret? It’s “dog whistle” or strategic racism.…Read more ›