Don’t Believe So-Called Ex-Trump Supporters

Vena Moore
Living By The Word
Published in
6 min readMay 13, 2024

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Their claims of rejecting Donald Trump aren’t genuine as they’re merely virtue signaling

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For the past couple of months, I’ve been seeing posts and videos on social media proclaiming that some Trump supporters are jumping off the MAGA train:

You’re going to have to excuse me for not believing the hype.

The Past is Prologue

I don’t believe for a second that these alleged ex-Trump supporters have all suddenly seen the light. Donald Trump pandered to white people’s fears and prejudices about BIPOC as well as the LGBTQIA community to get votes. It worked in 2016 when 57% of whites voted for Trump. 58% of whites voted for him in 2020. He actually got around 7 million more votes in 2020 in his loss than he did when the Electoral College handed him the Presidency…

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Vena Moore
Living By The Word

Dismantling white, male supremacy one word at a time.