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Donald H said:Trump's entire agenda depends on stirring up racist hate that always was moldering away in the closets of America's south, along with the bedsheets and pointy hats.
shawn5o said:That's quite the claim Don.
Seems to basically say the same as this,
Brihard said:They festered and stewed in their rage, and they quietly organized both online and in real life meetups, training camps, etc. They evolved their own ideological ecosystems and leveraged social media to set pages and groups where they could identify prospects to pull into more covert communications circles. And they waited, and then in 2016 they voted for someone who signalled himself sufficient adjacent to or permissive of their beliefs and intolerance. And then they began emerging into the light, now being comfortable enough to begin to out themselves.
None of this stuff happens overnight. Ideological movements build over the course of years, and they wait for their chance.