Dog Whistle Politics: How Racism Wrecks the Middle Class

Thursday, November 17, 2016 • 11:30 - 1:00 PM
Type: Breakout

Join author Ian Haney López for a book club session connecting his recent book, Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class, to the 2016 elections. Dig deeper into the role and mechanics of veiled racial appeals in this year’s presidential campaign, and then brainstorm about where we go from here.

Location : Jefferson West

Speakers:


Facilitator Barbara Arnwine
CEO/President
Transformative Justice Coalition

Speaker Ian Haney López
John H. Boalt Professor of Law
University of California, Berkeley