Amanpour and Company

Why Gerrymandering Is Inherently Racist

Clip: 01/14/2022 | 17m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

Manipulating district voting boundaries – also known as gerrymandering – is dividing the nation. Republicans suggest the process is “not that bad,” but in a recent Washington Post op-ed, Michael Li – one of the foremost experts on this process – calls this "a misleading narrative.” He explains why to Michel Martin.

Aired: 01/14/22

Rating: NR

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