Putting The Race Card In City Elections Behind Us

Lewis Reed (left) and Francis Slay will face off in the Democratic primary next March

In a commentary for the St. Louis Beacon, Lana Stein, a political science professor at the University of Missouri-St. Louis, reviews the history of racial politics. With a black candidate and white candiate facing off in the next mayoral election, she says it’s time to stop playing the race card. Read it here.

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