Steve Phillips

Steve Phillips is host of the podcast Democracy in Color with Steve Phillips, founder of the political media organization Democracy in Color, and author of the New York Times and Washington Post–bestselling Brown Is the New White as well as How We Win the Civil War (both from The New Press). He lives in San Francisco.

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New York Times Bestsellers

The New Press has made history – for a second time – having two titles in the New York Times paperback nonfiction bestsellers list, simultaneously:

The New York Times

Steve Phillips writes about the "demographic revolution" that has occurred in the U.S. over the past fifty years in The New York Times

Brown Is the New White Hits the New York Times and Washington Post Bestseller Lists


Steve Phillips joins Morning Joe to discuss the black vote


Books by Steve Phillips

Brown Is the New White
How the Demographic Revolution Has Created a New American Majority

Steve Phillips