Episode 35

The Overlooked Section

May 31, 2016
  • Social Issues
  • American Democracy
  • Race & Ethnicity
  • Voting
  • Election 2016
  • Public Sector Reforms
Assistant Professor of Government, Cornell University

Professor Jamila Michener discusses one way the United States tries to incorporate low-income and minority individuals into the political system and why the effort has been failing. The core issues are those of partisanship, race, and who implements policies.