56% of Americans think President Trump has made race relations worse; just 15% say he has improved race relations and another 13% say he has tried but failed to make progress on this issue.
Overall, 53% of Americans say race relations are getting worse. Views are particularly pessimistic among those who say race relations are currently bad: 69% of this group says race relations are getting even worse.
Majorities across racial and ethnic groups say it has become more common for people to express racist or racially insensitive views since Trump was elected, according to our survey conducted earlier this year.
A majority of Americans say race relations in the U.S. are bad. And most of those who say this also say they are getting worse. What do you think? #TalkingAboutRace
56% of Americans think President Trump has made race relations worse; just 15% say he has improved race relations and another 13% say he has tried but failed to make progress on this issue.
VERY BADLY!! How Americans see the state of race relations | Pew Research Center