This article is stating a sad reality. I am with Kenyan Carter at the end of the article but most African Americans seem to want to play it safe with Joe Biden.
Alabama political activist Catrena Norris Carter
Faya Touré doubts a candidate who shares her views on abolishing the death penalty and paying reparations for slavery could win the White House.
(Mark Z. Barabak / Los Angeles Times)
If Obama’s history-making campaign was buoyed by hope and aspiration, many black voters regard the 2020 election with feelings more akin to resignation and risk aversion. Far from proving the country’s open-mindedness and racial progress, they said, the backlash to the nation’s first African American president only underscored its deep and abiding racial divide.
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