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Economist who predicted Trump and Brexit in 2015 says why "Trumpism" is happening. Watch

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    A little disclaimer. This is not apologetic to either the right, virtue signalling "left" or even center he lays it thick on all sides.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bkm2Vfj42FY (It is almost a hour and a half long and while you might not agree with everything I recommend you watch it).

    This is the first economist in a while that I feel that is both believable and insightful.
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    I watched it.

    It was fairly interesting it didn't teach me much I hadn't garnered already except that whole change of the game in the early 70's stuff


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    brexit and trump happenend because people are growing sick of SJWs and identity politics. albeit trump isn't the republican candidiate i'd vote for i still think hes a better pick than hiliary
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    (Original post by ayyy2)
    brexit and trump happenend because people are growing sick of SJWs and identity politics. albeit trump isn't the republican candidiate i'd vote for i still think hes a better pick than hiliary
    The video isn't purely about that


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    (Original post by paul514)
    The video isn't purely about that


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    When people are scared they seek comfort in the simplistic, scapegoating messages of the far right.
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    (Original post by Bornblue)
    When people are scared they seek comfort in the simplistic, scapegoating messages of the far right.
    Did you watch it?


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    (Original post by paul514)
    Did you watch it?


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    Yes. Excellent video.
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    (Original post by Bornblue)
    Yes. Excellent video.
    Yea it was decent but that wasn't the message of the video


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