Why This Election Is Such a Circus

The Divisions Are More Defined

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While all past elections have had supporters rallying behind a candidate based on their political beliefs, this election caters to many more categories that people identify with. Trump has rallied the support of predominantly white, Christian voters, while Clinton has rallied the support of mainly non-Christian, non-white voters. This makes the “us versus them” mentality that much stronger, as people are connecting their heritage and religion to their choice of candidate.


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