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The Mind Of The Trump Voter

Still trying to figure out how anyone could vote for Trump? Take a look at this article from Psychology Today: A Complete Psychological Analysis of Trump’s Support Spoiler, think fear and hatred.

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Demography and Democracy

From The Washington Post: The simple math that should keep Republicans up at night, The most common age of Hispanics in America is 11. For whites? 58. We should be careful about demographic predictions. They tend to be a little uncertain. Still, the fact is that the GOP is running out of angry, bigoted, old…

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Here There Be Dragons

A while back we reported on a study which seems to show that social exclusion  is closely associated with terrorism. The study seemed to show that people who have felt alienated from and oppressed by their societies are more likely to turn to violence and extremism. Now, another study shows just how dangerous social exclusion…

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These People Are Crazy

LR Net’s home office is (at the moment) in New Mexico. That means we tend to pay lots of attention to border-related stories. One of those that has been in the news lately is that of the ultra-right wing militia group that was patrolling the border and holding “illegal” immigrants (some of whom weren’t illegal…

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Video: Why Trump Supporters Abandon Him

Our friend Chris Madsen alerted us to this very powerful video from NowThisPolitics. It offers quick statements from former Trump supporters who now oppose him. All of them voted for the man because he promised to bring jobs back to America. What they soon discovered was that the only job he really cared for was…

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