Study finds Trump voters (white, Christian and male) were driven by fear of losing status, not economic anxiety
This July 2016 @cshirky thread identified the prevalence and potency of Trumpian white rage and cultural resentment (as described in Dr. Mutz's study) with stunning clarity
“A well-educated black has a tremendous advantage over a well-educated white in terms of the job market. If I were starting off today, I would love to be a well-educated black" nyti.ms/2FirYQc
Mutz: "changing preferences were related to changes in the party’s positions on issues relating to the rise of a majority–minority America, threatening white Americans’ sense of dominant group status"