A Donald Trump presidency is as unpredictable as it was unexpected. While some have welcomed the result, for many Americans, as for America’s friends and allies, there is a deep sense of unease about the future.
Yet, strange as it may sound, the outcome of this election may depend more on what we make of it than on what Trump and his advisers intend. Though daunting, the challenge is pregnant with possibilities.
Some observers have argued that the Trump victory is a reaction to economic hardship, including job insecurity, casualisation and an out-of-touch political elite. But that’s only half the story.
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Source: The Conversation