The tech entrepreneurs can use their expertise to work with younger people to use social media to energise African American voters.
Brentin Mock reports in “Black Cities Ain’t Going Nowhere” (2019) that suburban areas outside of Atlanta and Miami are manifestations of Black cities within the cityhood movement.
Michigan, like Wisconsin, was able to give Trump a victory in 2016 because many African Americans voters stayed home.
Other African Americans in Oakland, Genesee, and Wayne County (39% of its population is African American) were also important.
African American migration out of California in significant numbers began in the late 1980s long before the economic crisis of 2008.