A supporter of US President Donald Trump clashes with a protester during an anti-Trump rally in the aftermath of the 2020 US presidential election, at Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington on November 13. Photo: Reuters A supporter of US President Donald Trump clashes with a protester during an anti-Trump rally in the aftermath of the 2020 US presidential election, at Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington on November 13. Photo: Reuters
A supporter of US President Donald Trump clashes with a protester during an anti-Trump rally in the aftermath of the 2020 US presidential election, at Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington on November 13. Photo: Reuters
Andrew Sheng
Opinion

Opinion

Andrew Sheng

Why we should brace for more volatility, violence and conflict in the US in the coming months

  • Predicting the future is difficult, especially in an age of polarisation. But one things seems certain: the Trump supporters that Hillary Clinton once called ‘deplorables’ are still solidly behind him, and the issues that drive them won’t go away

A supporter of US President Donald Trump clashes with a protester during an anti-Trump rally in the aftermath of the 2020 US presidential election, at Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington on November 13. Photo: Reuters A supporter of US President Donald Trump clashes with a protester during an anti-Trump rally in the aftermath of the 2020 US presidential election, at Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington on November 13. Photo: Reuters
A supporter of US President Donald Trump clashes with a protester during an anti-Trump rally in the aftermath of the 2020 US presidential election, at Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington on November 13. Photo: Reuters
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