Trump's First Year

Trump's First Year

SBS VICELAND  |  May 13, 2018

It's been just over one year to the day since Donald Trump stunned the world by winning the 2016 presidential election. Riding a populist wave of resentment towards establishment politicians, Trump ran a campaign that zeroed in on bipartisan anger over illegal immigration, jobs going overseas, and foreign wars. Trump's 'America First' mantra resonated with working-class voters, but has been met with substantial criticism both at home and abroad. One year into the new administration, Vice News looks at the contributing factors that led up to the election of Donald Trump and analyses how his presidency has affected the people that voted for him.

It's been just over one year to the day since Donald Trump stunned the world by winning the 2016 presidential election. Riding a populist wave of resentment towards establishment politicians, Trump ran a campaign that zeroed in on bipartisan anger over illegal immigration, jobs going overseas, and foreign wars. Trump's 'America First' mantra resonated with working-class voters, but has been met with substantial criticism both at home and abroad. One year into the new administration, Vice News looks at the contributing factors that led up to the election of Donald Trump and analyses how his presidency has affected the people that voted for him.

Loading...