Letters and Politics

Southern Strategy to Use Racism from 1960 to Now

On today’s show we explore the Southern strategy to exploit racism as a tool in elections in the 1960s and today too. Our guest is John A. Powell, Director of the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society, Professor of Law and Professor of African American Studies and Ethnic Studies at UC Berkeley  he also is the author of the book: Racing to Justice: Transforming Our Conceptions of Self and Other to Build an Inclusive Society.

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