Joe Biden's shameful record on school segregation
Updated: Jul 15
Here's a shocker:
How many of you are aware of Joe Biden's shameful record on school segregation?
In the run-up to the Democratic primaries, Biden has been at the top of the polls because of his supposed "electability" as a consensus candidate. But I've been looking at his Senate history as a willing ally of Southern segregationists like the die-hard racist Dixiecrat, James Eastland of Mississippi.
For all the painful details, see the piece I published this week in The Nation online: