Southern Strategy 2.0

  title={Southern Strategy 2.0},
  author={Thomas Edge},
  journal={Journal of Black Studies},
  pages={426 - 444}
  • Thomas Edge
  • Published 2010
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Black Studies
In the rush of excitement over Barack Obama’s nomination and ascension to the presidency of the United States, many media figures were loathe to analyze the impact of race on both the rhetoric of the election and the actual results. From across the political spectrum, pundits argued that race did not play a major role on Election Day, without offering any context to such comments. Likewise, conservatives in particular have used that idea to assert that racism is no longer a hindrance to… Expand

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