Ethnocentric polarization

Well, here’s an interesting chart on responses to the “n word” by party via Michael Tesler in the Monkey Cage:

Only 42% of Republicans agree the word is offensive‽  What the hell‽ And, the follow-up is, perhaps, even more damning as it shows Republicans moving in the wrong way on this:

Trump didn’t hijack the Republican party; it is Trump’s party.  Ugh.

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About Steve Greene
Professor of Political Science at NC State http://faculty.chass.ncsu.edu/shgreene

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