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Democratic debate: The biggest winner was clear from the stage

On a night where the status quo largely stayed the same – despite a few shaky moments for the frontrunner, former Vice President Joe Biden – the biggest winner from last night’s Democratic presidential candidate debate may have been the diversity on the stage.

The debate was hosted at Texas Southern University, a historically black college and university, in Houston, perhaps the most diverse city in the country. Just three of the 10 candidates on stage were straight white men.

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