Jamil Smith

958 days ago

I was more than done with the patronizing "respect" being doled out to Trump's supporters, as if they were his victims, not his voters. So I wrote this.

Trump’s Voters Are Not His Victims


Virtually every Donald Trump supporter I met in the line outside his planned rally in Chicago in March told me the same thing: She or he had come to be “better informed,” inspired by a distrust of the media (that Trump, I should note, continues to use to his advantage).