The Presidential Race by Race

The racial breakdown of yesterday’s election is pretty darn extreme (click on the exit polls tab to see all the pretty graphics):

But what does it signify? Was the election really about race? Are politics in general? Is the Republican party hopelessly disconnected from the realities of non-white people? Does this breakdown reflect the reality of the candidates’ policies, or the public’s perception of what (and who) they stand for?

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