In praise of polarization
- June 24, 2020
- Michael Tesler, poli sci, Vox, June 24, 2020
There was a gap, but it was modest. As Michael Tesler, a political scientist who studies
racial polarization at the University of California Irvine, has shown, up through
the 2000s, the parties were more similar than different when polled on racial issues.
For the full story, please visit https://www.vox.com/21299730/george-floyd-democratic-party-joe-biden-black-lives-matter-protests-2020-identity-politics.
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