How The Democrats Lost Their Diversity

False hope in a historically diverse primary.

Source of photos: Wikipedia, ABC/The View, Politics Means Politics, Flickr: Gage Skidmore and Edward Kimmel

The 2020 Democratic Primary was the most diverse in history — featuring six women, seven people-of-color, four candidates of Jewish descent and, one openly LGBT man. Yet, a man who was none of these things easily took the nomination and by January 2020, the debate stage was already all-white. While, no-one should…

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