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.

News and Reviews


Steve Phillips weighs in on the Democratic primary on the Melissa Harris-Perry Show


The Brian Lehrer Show talks with Steve Phillips about the New American Majority

The Nation

Read an excerpt from Brown Is the New White


Steve Phillips writes on the role of cultural competence in progressive politics


Books by Steve Phillips

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

Steve Phillips

How We Win the Civil War
Securing a Multiracial Democracy and Ending White Supremacy for Good

Steve Phillips