Explaining Trump’s Fierce Loyalty Among White Men

You can learn everything you need to know about Donald Trump and his white male base by the blaring of The Village People’s “Macho Man” at his rallies. It’s the lens through which they view themselves.

Trump himself is a coward who used his father’s wealth and political connections to avoid service in Vietnam. He’s a coward who bullies women, children and disabled people. He’s…

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Writer, blogger, resistor, supporter of women filmmakers

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