How Democrats Infantilize Black Voters
with Erec Smith
The Democratic Party needs black voters in order to maintain control of many key districts and states. And yet, Democratic policy and messaging conveys, in the eyes of many critics, a profoundly patronizing attitude toward the very people that are so central to its election strategy. In this clip, Erec Smith, York College rhetorician and co-founder of Free Black Thought, describes how the Democrats’ infantilizing policies toward African Americans have driven him away from the party.
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