- S.C. African-American residents surveyed in the latest Winthrop Poll believe that racism is the most important problem facing the country.
- When it comes to placing blame on the state of race relations in South Carolina, 60% of both blacks and whites said both groups are equally to blame. And 70% of all respondents – 69% whites and 73% blacks - said both groups will need to equally change.
Winthrop University, "Latest Winthrop Poll Delves into S.C. Residents' Feelings on Race" (2016). Winthrop News 2016. 115.