Toward a New Political Praxis for Trumpamerica: New Directions in Critical Race Theory

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The election of 45 brought significant questions about race (and race-class) that merit theoretical consideration. My goal in this article is to discuss how racial theory applies to three main themes that followed the 2016 election: (a) dealing with the “racists”?, (b) the anxieties of the poor and white working class, and (c) hegemonic racism in Trumpamerica. I also briefly outline where I think racial theory needs to develop to combat racism in Trumpamerica.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Bonilla-Silva, E

Published Date

  • November 1, 2019

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 63 / 13

Start / End Page

  • 1776 - 1788

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1552-3381

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-7642

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0002764219842614

Citation Source

  • Scopus