The 2018 elections have seen a mess of race-baiting, dog-whistling campaign ads, mostly from Republicans. But while things may seem especially bad this time around, racist campaign ads are nothing new. In fact, they’re about as old as American politics.

Producer, editor: Myra Iqbal
Senior producer: Alex Clark
Graphics: Dan Ashwood
Shooter: Matthew Reyes

Alex Clark is a video journalist and filmmaker covering social inequality, the internet and American politics. He's a Senior Producer at GMG and instructs video at Columbia Journalism School.

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