“The media is centering the conversation around identity politics because that’s what the data “is”, but it’s not what the data “shows”.
And ViHart talks about what the data “shows”.
I hesitate to quote from what she says because that takes the quote out of the important integrated scaffolding of context she provides.
The whole text, the transcript of her video…
A Mathematician’s Perspective on the Divide
On election night 2016 I had flashbacks to the 2000 election, staying awake late into the evening glued to the television hoping that Florida would come through for, well, in 2000 I was a kid and a total Democrat just like my parents.