Election time is upon us, but what exactly is in it for us? Yeah, Donald Trump is one of the worst presidents to take up residence at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., and he shouldn’t be rewarded a second term. The rest of the Republican party is trash too, but that doesn’t mean the Democratic party is a good option for Black people. Truth is the decades of support black people have giving Democrats, outsizes what we’ve gotten in return.
That fact isn’t lost on Ice Cube. As we get closer to the 2020 election, and following the coronation of Joe Biden at the Democratic National Convention, its a forgone conclusion that the majority of Black people will vote for Joe and the Democrats. But what’s in it for us?