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30 Issues | Week 10 Recap: Race and Rhetoric in American Politics

Catch up on what we learned during Week 10 of #30 Issues...

Race has been a frequently recurring topic during this year's presidential, campaigns, sometimes explicitly, and sometimes less obviously.

Hit "play" above to hear all of our #30Issues segments from this week about the history of race in the rhetoric of US politicians and the two parties' different approach to anti-racism and equality.  

You'll hear:

  • A History of Politicians Talking About Race in America
  • The Way Democrats Talk About Race
  • The Way Democrats Talk About Race
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