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From the Economist: "How do you feel about Donald Trump as nominee for President?"

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Edition 16th July, article "Past and Future Trumps"

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He has an ability to say things that are not true but which seem, to his supporters, to be right anyway. Shared with like-minded people on social networks, this has been a boon for what Richard Hofstadter called “the paranoid style in American politics”, an apparently sincere belief in implausible conspiracies. Mr Trump’s insinuation, after the shooting in Orlando, that the president might secretly sympathise with Islamic State was a model of the paranoid style.
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Re: From the Economist: "How do you feel about Donald Trump as nominee for President?

Edition 16th July, article "Past and Future Trumps"

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Going by the graph I am probably a non-white lady with college, though, I could squeeze through as having none.
 
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