- EJ Dionne said he sees some racism behind the anger driving Trump supporters
- He argued that fear of Trump can be as powerful a motivator as hope for Clinton
The Axe Files, featuring David Axelrod, is a podcast distributed by CNN and produced at the University of Chicago Institute of Politics. The author works at the institute.
Washington (CNN)While much of Donald Trump's support stems from widespread anger about the country's economic divide, there is another element fueling the GOP nominee's success, says long-time Washington Post political columnist EJ Dionne: racism.