20 Oct 2016

Why don't NZers like Donald Trump? The Historical Context

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 2:37 pm on 20 October 2016

Donald Trump is possibly the most talked about man in the world at the moment, including in NZ.  However, much of that talk is negative.  While there will be some New Zealanders who like Trump it's safe to say they will be a small minority. 

Historian Grant Morris of Victoria University takes an historical look at why this might be.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump attends the Republican Hindu Coalition's Humanity United Against Terror Charity event on October 15, 2016

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump attends the Republican Hindu Coalition's Humanity United Against Terror Charity event.. Photo: AFP