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OP-ED | Connecticut’s Cities Have a Minority Participation Problem

During last year’s municipal elections, the Courant’s Daniela Altimari wrote a likely overlooked article about why Connecticut’s majority-minority cities (Bridgeport, Hartford, and New Haven) elected White male mayors in 2019.  It’s a point that many of my students and Twitter followers have asked, as I research and write about urban politics. So why are there […]