Georgia Is Ground Zero for the GOP’s Jim Crow Renaissance

Black voters took control of the state in the recent Senate elections. Now the backlash has arrived.

“This is how whiteness fights back. Not through fair elections or reimagined policies that work best for the most people, but through anti-Blackness. Violence. Misinformation. Authoritarianism. It’s been the recipe for suppression for so long that it’s as exhausting as it is painful. This is how the rest of the South maintained its redness despite the actual makeup of…