Rebecca Campbell: Poll Says Left/Right Divide Collapsing, 99% Populists Coalescing Against 1% Deep State

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Rebecca Campbell

Pew: Left/Right Categories Giving Way to Populist/Establishment Divide

In a survey conducted in Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden and the United Kingdom, the Pew Research Center found that those who hold populist views value and trust the mainstream news media less than those who are unsympathetic to populism. Populists also believe the traditional media do a poor job covering politically charged issues, such as immigration, the economy and crime, Pew said.