The Case for Black With a Capital B

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Basic Black - Voters of Color: 31% and Rising

February 26, 2016

According to a recent report from the Pew Research Center, the 2016 electorate will be the most diverse in US history. At this moment we are in-between three of the most definitive battlegrounds  in the 2016 presidential campaign: Nevada, South Carolina, and Super Tuesday. As Donald Trump forges ahead of establishment Republican candidates and Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders fight over the hearts and minds of the Democratic base, will voters of color tip the balance in either race?



- Callie Crossley, Host, Under the Radar with Callie Crossley, WGBH 89.7

- Phillip Martin, Senior Reporter, WGBH News

- Paul Watanabe, Director of the Institute for Asian American Studies and Associate Professor of - Political Science, UMass Boston

- Domingo Morel, Visiting Lecturer in Political Science, Wellesley College


(AP Photo/J Pat Carter)