cummings, andré douglas pond. Have We Entered a Post-Dog Whistle Era?. National People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference at American University Washington College of Law, Washington, DC (March 23, 2019).
Professor cummings presented his research on racial dog whistle politics, a kind of racial coding, that has exploded in recent years away from subtle “coding” and into outright attitudes exhibiting racial hatred and sexism . His panel focused on “Race and Democracy in Chains”; the conference theme was “People of Color and the Future of Democracy.”