Based on years of immersive reporting, Eliza Griswold’s “Amity and Prosperity” follows the legal battle that ensued when a single frack site began to affect three neighboring families.
Assurances from the state of Michigan and the Environmental Protection Agency that the city’s water is now safe are questionable at best.
Saying he was put into office by blue-collar voters serves the interests of top Democrats, Republicans, the dominant media and the big-business elite.
Amid all the calls for compassion for this pro-Trump demographic, an important point gets lost: Study after study shows that no matter how wealthy or educated nonwhites might be, whites fare better in life—even the poor ones.
On Wednesday morning, Americans woke up to a different reality than they had the day before. Hedges has a good idea of how President-elect Trump happened and how his presidency may play out.
“No one that’s voting knows all the facts,” an Ohio voter said before the presidential election. “It’s a shame. They keep us so fucking busy and poor that we don’t have the time.”
We’ve heard a lot about angry, white, working class men who support Donald Trump But as polls show, his base is far broader We’ve heard a lot about angry, white, working-class men who support Donald Trump .
After plants closed, the economic, social and psychological effects continued for decades and across generations.