The Overlooked Section
- Social Issues
- American Democracy
- Race & Ethnicity
- Election 2016
- Public Sector Reforms
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.
- Check out her two-page brief, How Medicaid Programs Run By The U.S. States Influence Citizen Participation.
- Read her article, Race, Poverty, and the Redistribution of Voting Rights.