Selina in PDX ๐Ÿ—ฝ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Profile picture
Just another human doing my best to make sense of this world. Former Democrat, 1992-2020.
30 Jul
Minnesota Antifascist account with close to 9k followers objects to efforts to blame riots on white supremacist instigators.

Interesting thread.
Atlanta Antifa account with 16k followers also expressing skepticism
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22 Jun
Where have several years of constant woke politics gotten us in the US?

In 2013, 66% of blacks & 72% of whites believed relations between white & black were somewhat good to very good.

By 2018, just 40% of blacks & 54% of whites said the same

news.gallup.com/poll/1687/raceโ€ฆ
Since 2014, we've seen a massive surge in the percentage of Americans indicating they personally worry "a great deal" about race relations in the US.

That figure has doubled & then some.
"How satisfied are you about how Blacks are treated in US?" Interesting shifts 2016 to 2018.

Nationwide figures indicate sudden cynical shift on subject (among some libs I suspect.)

White data indicate polarizing opinions among white libs & to lesser extent among white cons
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