The election proved the ‘Solid South’ is cracking — and it could reshape America’s political landscape for decades to come

Business Insider
Nov 11, 2020 · 5 min read

The Democrats would do well to take advantage of a demographic shift in the South that’s causing a cracking of its red dominance.

Former US Representative and voting rights activist Stacey Abrams speaks at Biden event.
Former US Representative and voting rights activist Stacey Abrams speaks on November 2, 2020, in Atlanta, Georgia. Elijah Nouvelage/AFP/Getty Images

By George Pearkes

As demographic changes have taken hold over the United States, old sectional patterns…

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