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The breakthrough : politics and race in the age of Obama /

Veteran journalist Ifill sheds new light on the impact of Barack Obama's presidential victory and introduces the emerging African American politicians forging a new path to political power. Ifill argues that the Black political structure formed during the Civil Rights movement is giving way to a gen...

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Main Author: Ifill, Gwen.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Doubleday, 2009
Edition: 1st ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • Breaking through
  • The generational divide
  • Barack Obama
  • The race/gender clash
  • Artur Davis
  • Legacy politics
  • Cory Booker
  • The politics of identity
  • Deval Patrick
  • The next wave.