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Obama a year ago in Denver, Colo., Mesa, Ariz., and Seattle, Wash.

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The American system is not working for them, so naturally they are looking for something else.

Moreover, many in the media, especially me, did not understand how they would express their alienation.

columnist David Brooks engaged in an uncharacteristic bit of self-reflection:“Trump voters,” he wrote, “are a coalition of the dispossessed.

They have suffered lost jobs, lost wages, lost dreams.

19, 2009, which gave the tea-party movement its name.

Tea partiers are still angry at federal deficits, at Washington's habit of rewarding failure with handouts and punishing success with taxes and regulation, and the general incompetence that has marked the first year of the Obama presidency.But they're no longer depressed.”One of the most famous things about the Tea Partiers was that — as befits a relentlessly bourgeois protest movement — they left things cleaner than they found them.Rich Lowry reported from Washington, DC: “Just as stunning as the tableaux of the massive throngs lining the reflecting pool were the images of the spotless grounds afterward.It’s clear that he’d like a social/political revolution that was more refined, better-mannered, more focused on the Constitution and, well, more bourgeois as opposed to in-your-face and working class. As I reported from one event in Nashville, “Pundits claim the tea partiers are angry — and they are — but the most striking thing about the atmosphere in Nashville was how cheerful everyone seemed to be.I spoke with dozens of people, and the responses were surprisingly similar.It’s strange partly because Brooks was raised Jewish, but also because the opinion pages are generally reserved for current events and politics.

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