November 20, 2020
Misogynoir is not simply the racism that Black women encounter, nor is it the misogyny Black women negotiate; it is the uniquely synergistic force of these two oppressions amalgamating into something more harmful than its parts.
November 18, 2020
Historian David E. Settje talks about the gray area between politics and religion in America
November 16, 2020
Voters of color massively increased their share of the voting public and many of them are militantly anti-racist. Get used to this new US.
November 10, 2020
Historian Donna T. Haverty-Stacke discusses one of the women who paved the way for VP-Elect Kamala Harris’ historic win
September 15, 2020
In these books, scholars work across the world to evaluate democracy’s past, present and future, and to discover ways democracy can be reinvigorated in the 21st century.
August 24, 2020
—Gregory S. Parks and Matthew W. Hughey
Harris’s acknowledgment of these organizations during her acceptance speech served—knowingly or unknowingly—as an effective way to mobilize the political power of their college and alumni members.
July 13, 2020
With the Presidential election rapidly approaching, we’re spending the summer reading up on political issues and election history. Get geared up for the election this summer with our recommended reading,… READ MORE
July 9, 2020
Q&A with Manal A. Jamal, author of Promoting Democracy who talks about her inspiration, research surprises, and the 2020 election.