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Election 2016: Women, Blacks, Stand Your Ground

Lanier F. Holt, assistant professor of communication at The Ohio State University, talks about how the media portrays women candidates and black candidates, the importance of the black vote, and "stand your ground" law.

Election 2016: We Need More Honest Conversations

Koritha Mitchell, associate professor of English at The Ohio State University, talks about the need for more honest conversations when we discuss politics, especially during the 2016 election cycle. Her new book, "From Slave Cabins to the White House: Homemaking Anxiety in African American Culture" is expected to be released in 2017.

Research and analysis: Insight from Ohio State's experts

In the News: Our researchers share their expertise