THE LAST STAND?

@article{King2016THELS,
  title={THE LAST STAND?},
  author={Desmond King and Rogers M. Smith},
  journal={Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race},
  year={2016},
  volume={13},
  pages={25 - 44}
}
  • D. King, Rogers M. Smith
  • Published 13 May 2016
  • Sociology, Political Science
  • Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race
Abstract In 2013, the United States Supreme Court decided Shelby County v. Holder, which invalidated Section 4(b) of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. The ruling is part of longstanding efforts to maintain American institutions that have provided wide-ranging benefits to White citizens, including disproportionate political power. Over time, such efforts are likely to fail to prevent significant increases in political gains for African Americans, Latinos, and other minority citizens. But they… Expand
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