Trump’s lies in office are well chronicled — just Wednesday, he boasted that he made up facts on trade during a meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Trump also has a history of cheating, including his affair with actress Marla Maples that broke up his first marriage, and the current fallout from $130,000 paid by his lawyer to a porn star who goes by the name Stormy Daniels as “hush money” about an alleged affair. … [Read more...] about Trump factor looms large in Illinois governor primary campaigns
Demographics of trump supporters
“Those of us who still identify as white evangelicals and don’t support white Christian nationalism need to lift up the voices of evangelicals of color and lift our own voices up to say that being a follower of Jesus means rejecting Christian nationalism and embracing care for the most vulnerable and the image of God in everyone,” Wallis said. … [Read more...] about Researchers Discover Common Thread Among Christians Who Voted For Trump
If conservatives want to win black votes, telling that bloc that racism does not exist and calling those voters childish when they object is probably not the best approach — even when endorsed by a hip-hop artist once celebrated by black thinkers. … [Read more...] about Kanye West’s embrace of a black Trump supporter not well-received
“I didn’t have Roseanne the character become a Trump supporter because I am,” she continued. “I had her become a Trump supporter because she’s a working class person and it is the working class that elected Donald Trump. So, in being true to that little demographic, I had to do it.” … [Read more...] about Roseanne Barr: I Thanked Trump for Moving Embassy to Jerusalem
It seems likely that Trump is going to keep tweeting. His 140-character analysis of global politics is arguably one of the things that helped get him on the political stage. But one wonders how much higher his approval ratings might be if he and his team cared less about convincing the base that he's a common man and more about convincing all Americans that he was up early working and not opining on the day's news on his Twitter account. … [Read more...] about Do Trump’s Twitter typos and grammar errors actually endear him to his base?