For a long time I have listened to Thomas Byrne Edsall with great attention. But this seems to me to be very bad and very wrong indeed:
The Anti-P.C. Vote: "The refusal of Democrats and the American left to hear...:
...or to grant some legitimacy to--the grievances of white America as it loses power and stature to ascendant minorities and to waves of immigrants from across the globe undergirds the Trump movement. In the zero sum world of immigration politics, it has proved impossible so far to convincingly affirm the validity of the claims of both sides...
But "white America" is not losing "power and stature" to "waves of immigrants".
But "white America" is not losing "power and stature" to "ascendant minorities".