Where is he getting these ideas?
Former President Barack Obama recently stated that he believes the black male voters that supported Trump did so because of his “macho” persona.
Obama said, “If there are some in the hip-hop community who are constantly rapping about bling and depicting women in a certain way, and then they hear Donald Trump basically delivering the same version of it, they might say, ‘Yeah, that guy, that’s what I want. That’s what I want to be.'”
He also added, “I think men generally are more susceptible to public figures who act tough, sort of a stereotypical macho style. I don’t think Black men are immune to that any more than white or Hispanic men are.”
Black vote for Trump has recently jumped and it looks like Obama is trying to justify the reason for the jump. He is inadvertently saying that the black voters who support Trump are not using their brain and are going by emotion to vote.
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