Twitter Crowns Black Voters as True Winners of Roy Moore Race

Twitter Crowns Black Voters

Doug Jones defeated Republican candidate (and accused pedophile) Roy Moore in a historic race for Jeff Sessions's former Alabama seat in the Senate. Jones's victory is not just one for Democrats, but the state's dignity — and according to polling data, black voters saved the day.



Twitter has taken note of how African-American voters overwhelmingly supported Jones in the race, unlike white voters, who stood by Moore while he faced sexual assault allegations.



The polls have unleashed a valuable discussion on the role of black voters in American politics, and how they deserve more power in government rather than a "thank you" on Twitter.  


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