Steve Phillips

Steve Phillips is a New York Times bestselling author, columnist, and leading national political thought leader. He is the author of the New York Times and Washington Post bestselling Brown Is the New White: How the Demographic Revolution Has Created a New American Majority as well as How We Win the Civil War (both from The New Press); he is also the founder of Democracy in Color, a political media organization dedicated to race, politics, and the multicultural progressive New American Majority. Phillips is the host of “Democracy in Color with Steve Phillips,” a color-conscious podcast on politics. He is regular columnist for The Nation and The Guardian. He lives in San Francisco.

News and Reviews

WNYC

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

The Nation

Read an excerpt from Brown Is the New White

Salon

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

Colorlines

Q&A with Steve Phillips on Colorlines

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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