The line: Jack Beatty on the sources of white working-class anxiety

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On Point News analyst Jack Beatty explores Donald Trump's appeal to voters who see their dignity affronted daily.

Plus, a searing message for Democrats and President Biden from one Black voter who polls indicate is far from alone.


Jack Beatty, On Point's news analyst. He was a longtime senior editor at The Atlantic Monthly, which he joined in September of 1983, having previously worked as a book reviewer at Newsweek and as the literary editor of The New Republic.

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