Black voters power Joe Biden's Super Tuesday success
March 5, 2020
DETROIT (AP) — Joe Biden's presidential campaign spent the past month on the verge of collapse after disappointing finishes in the overwhelmingly white states that launched the Democratic primary. As he watched the turmoil unfold from Gadsden, Alabama, Robert Avery thought the race would change dramatically when it moved into the South.
"He knows us, he cares about us," the 71-year-old community organizer said. "People have given us no credit as to knowing what's going on or being involved, and that's the furthest thing from the truth."
It turns out Avery's instinct was right.
After a bru...