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New York Times covers Robb Willer and Jan Voelkel's research on framing progressive candidates

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Does Anyone Have a Clue About How to Fight Back Against Trump’s Racism?

Moderates and progressives have a lot to lose by ignoring each other on this crucial question.

Can Democrats diminish the bigotry that Donald Trump has unleashed in this country?

Stung by the success of Trump’s anti-immigrant, racist campaign themes in 2016, left-of-center advocacy groups — think tanks, unions, progressive academics and Democratic consultants — are developing tools this year to counter the continuing Republican assault on liberal values, based on the optimistic assumption that the reservoir of white animosity is not so deep that Trump is assured re-election.

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