The Tradistae Podcast

#27 - (Excerpt) The Duopoly and the “Working Class”

November 12, 2020

Thomas does a class analysis that breaks down the coalitions of the duopoly in the USA, using evidence from the donor and voter bases of the 2020 presidential election. 



  • Old Industry (oil, coal, manufacturing and extractives in general)
  • Military/Police
  • Small Business
  • Manual Laborers


  • New Industry (Big Tech)
  • Artists/Creatives
  • Big Business (hedge funds, banks, Amazon, Walmart, etc)
  • Professionals/Managers

Bloomberg Breakdown of Donors:   

Top Biden Campaign Donors: 

Top Trump Capaign Donors: 

Absolutely Vapid and Insidious Tweets from Either Side of the Aisle: 

The "Progressive" Democrats: 

The "Populist" Republicans: 


Another breakdown of voters, which confirms this analysis, which came out after I recorded this:

Podbean App

Play this podcast on Podbean App