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How Latino anger about Trump has led to greater political action

Gutierrez, Angela and Ocampo, Angela X. (2020) How Latino anger about Trump has led to greater political action. USApp-American Politics and Policy Blog (27 Jan 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

During the 2016 election campaign, one of Donald Trump's main platforms was to attack Mexicans and immigrants. In new research, Angela Gutierrez, Angela X. Ocampo, and co-authors find that these attacks meant that Latinos were more likely to feel solidarity with immigrants and therefore feel angry at Trump during the election. Since the election, these Latino voters have channeled their anger into greater levels of political activity, such as donating to campaigns and protests.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/usappblog/
Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
J Political Science > JK Political institutions (United States)
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
Date Deposited: 28 Feb 2020 12:39
Last Modified: 09 Oct 2020 23:22
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/103625

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