What is half the voting population of our country experiencing that leads them to support what Trump is offering? What is going on in these places that I am clearly unaware of?

Massive loss of middle class employment due to (in their experience) outsourcing and illegal immigration, followed by a significant loss in the standard of living they grew up with, with their communities subsequently ravaged by alcoholism and opiate addiction as affected individuals attempt to come to grips with the new reality.

So many articles have been written about this, I am rather surprised to see the question posed.

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Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.

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