In 2016, the nonpartisan Pew Research Center surveyed the American electorate and discovered levels of partisan mistrust and animosity worse than any in a generation. The findings helped explain how tribal American politics have become and the rise of a political figure, President Trump, who has made exploiting those divisions his main stock in trade.Three years later, Pew is out with a new report, based on a survey of 9,895 American adults. Its conclusion? Partisan divisions have gotten worse.
Below is the new report
PEW RESEARCH CENTER REPORT, OCTOBER 2019
Partisan Antipathy: More Intense, More Personal
Majority of Republicans say Democrats are ‘more unpatriotic’ than other Americans
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