Assistant Professor of Political Science, California State University, Sacramento
Research Interests: American Politics and Public Opinion, Race and Ethnic Politics, African American Politics and Social Movements, Political Psychology, the American Reactionary Right, Political Behavior, Research Methodology, Political Alienation and State and Local Politics
M.A., Ph.D., Political Science, University of Washington
B.A., Political Science and Ethnic Studies, University of Colorado, Boulder
The retired candy entrepreneur Robert Welch founded the John Birch Society 60 years ago to push back against what he perceived as a growing American welfare state modeled on communism and the federal governments push to...