Thursday, November 16, 2017
The 'Power Of The Sister Vote' Study Threatens Democratic Party Domination Of Urban Core Politics In Kansas City And Across The Nation
An important bit of research sent our way that presents an alternative perspective on the changing politics of the urban core amid the partisan fight against the Administration of Prez Trump . . .
This research has a local connection given that one of the authors of the study is former prominent local resident Holli Holliday.
Here's the money line from "Power Of The Sister Vote" research . . .
“The percentage of black women who said neither party represents them jumped from 13 percent in 2016 to 21 percent in 2017.”
This not so fun fact holds consequences locally and across the political spectrum amid elections that are increasingly reliant on identity politics.
The Root: More Black Women Are Realizing That the Democratic Party Is Full of Sh*t, New Poll Finds
Newsmax: Donna Brazile Uses Book to Knock Hillary Off the Political Stage
The Grio: Most African Americans feel taken for granted by Democratic Party
NBC News: Defying the Odds- African-Americans Make Historic Wins on Election Night
Power Of The Sister Vote Study 2017
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