Daily Archives: May 29, 2013

The Emergence of the Black Political Class and the Demobilization of Black America

Bruce A. Dixon We should remember that in 1966 there were fewer than 10 blacks in Congress, and only a smattering of local officials and state legislators. There were a handful of black generals and diplomats, and damn few black faces high on the corporate track or in elite higher education. All that changed rapidly after […]