Donald Trump’s botched meeting with black pastors, and the limits of old-school racial appeals

In The News Piece in the Washington Post
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Nov. 30, 2015

A group of black pastors — with at least one notable exception — say the meeting was never going to end in some kind of mass endorsement of Donald Trump. It was just an invitation-only sit-down with Trump to talk politics.