For The Economist on How Trump Support Interacts with Racism

G. Elliott Morris

Aug. 24, 2018

Tags: The Economist Politics


A chart and some words for The Economist on how supporting Donald Trump is a key predictor in your likelihood of admitting you say the N-word. 47% of white Trump voters say would “definitely” or “probably” vote for a POTUS candidate who they know had used the word.

“Daily chart | Most Trump voters would not care if he had used the N-word | If a tape of the president using the word does get released, its political impact may be muted”