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Prof. Christopher Parker in UW News, "New nationwide survey shows MAGA supporters’ beliefs about the pandemic, the election and the insurrection"

Submitted by Stephen Dunne on February 9, 2021 - 9:45am

"In the wake of the Capitol riot and on the eve of former President Trump’s second impeachment trial, new data from the University of Washington reveals the attitudes and beliefs that are growing within the Republican Party.

The data also uncovers demographic information that may dispel some myths about hard-core Trump supporters...'Right now, these people feel like they’re losing their country and their identity. They feel like they’re being displaced by communities of color, by feminists and by immigrants. These people are motivated by what they see as an existential threat to their way of life,” said Christopher Sebastian Parker, professor of political science at the UW and co-author of the research.'"

For the full article please link here.

For the MAGA Study web site please link here.