Psychology explains how Trump won by making white men feel like victims — Quartz

Basic anxieties often overwhelm rationality. As leftists and many members of the establishment Republican base reel in the wake of the US election results, an explanation through the lens of threat psychology may be useful. Simply put, Donald Trump’s campaign appealed to the needs of working-class white Americans. Factors such as deindustrialization and loss of…

via Psychology explains how Trump won by making white men feel like victims — Quartz

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