Today, most Black adults say they rely on prayer to help make major decisions, and view opposing racism as essential to their religious faith.
White eligible voters were somewhat more likely to say they were contacted than Black, Hispanic or English-speaking Asian eligible voters.
Kamala Harris’ election represented an advance in the progress Black Americans have made in recent decades in political leadership.
Black voters were more likely to say the 2020 election was administered very well both nationally and locally.
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The number of Black registered voters in Georgia increased the most among all major racial and ethnic groups between 2016 and 2020.
Georgia’s changing electoral makeup has been the focus of renewed attention in the 2020 election cycle.
These platforms have served as venues for political engagement and social activism for many years, especially for Black Americans.
The share of Black and Latino adults who say they feel angry about the state of the country is now sharply lower than in June.
The share of unpartnered mothers who are employed and at work has fallen more precipitously than among other parents.