"I haven't seen this much anger in a long, long time," said Billy Roper, a 36-year-old who runs a group called White Revolution in Russellville, Ark. "Nothing has awakened normally complacent white Americans more than the prospect of America having an overtly nonwhite president."
Have we had a covertly nonwhite president? Warren Harding, perhaps?
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Matthew Yglesias is a former writer and editor at The Atlantic.