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students will write a political postmortem on the 2020 U.S. presidential electio

students will write a political postmortem on the 2020 U.S. presidential election, focusing on its racial and ethnic politics, policies, discourse and dynamics. Any election cycle in the U.S. lends itself to an Ethnic Studies critique of its racial, ethnic and gendered dynamics and this election will certainly not be the exception. For this final assignment, students will critically summarize the political platforms of both major candidates, analyze the racial and ethnic dimensions and implications of each (i.e. how would/do…