Mon, 12/19/2011 - 8:00am - 9:00am
New Report: Huge Disconnect Between Blacks, Whites
Misperceptions About Economics, Health, Discrimination May Skew Politics, Fuel Conflicts
Host Cecil Prescod speaks with Daniel Byrd, research director at the Greenlining Institute and lead author of their new report which finds a huge gulf in perceptions between black and white Americans on a wide range of issues, a gulf that may be contributing to America’s increasingly divisive politics.
"Post Racial? Americans and Race in the Age of Obama" was written by Greenlining Institute Research Director Daniel Byrd, Ph.D. and Media Relations Coordinator Bruce Mirken.
Among the key findings: