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Back in 2004, Thomas Frank wrote a famous book, “What’s the Matter with Kansas?” in which he lamented working class white people’s choices to vote their “values” rather than what — in his not-so-humble opinion — was in their “genuine” economic interests. Why didn’t they identify as liberals and vote Democratic?

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