Race, Class And Gender In The 2016 Election

Oct 10, 2016

KUNM Call In Show 10/13 8a: The 2016 presidential election has been polarizing. Many of the biggest divides are over class, gender and race. We'll talk about how this election is highlighting voter attitudes on these important topics.

Are candidates addressing the impacts of racism? If you're a woman, what issues do you think are most important? Do you feel left behind in this economy and do you think any of the candidates will make a difference for you? We want to hear from you! Email callinshow@kunm.org or call 877-899-5866 during the show.



  • Martha Burk, political psychologist and author of "Your Voice, Your Vote: The Savvy Woman's Guide to Power, Politics, and the Change We Need"
  • Finnie Coleman, Associate Professor American Literary Studies, University of New Mexico
  • Annette M. Rodriguez, Lecturer, Chicana and Chicago Studies, University of New Mexico
  • Gabriel Sanchez, Professor of Political Science, University of New Mexico