This week, amid an avalanche of accusations from women claiming that Donald Trump inappropriately touched, groped, or otherwise harassed them, the Republican presidential nominee’s campaign attempted to prove that “millions of women” are, in fact, voting Trump.
An email sent Thursday evening by Trump’s national director of women engagement implored female voters to show their support for Trump on social media. By Friday morning, #WomenWhoVoteTrump was trending on Twitter.
Though the hashtag was quickly co-opted by anti-Trump women as well as male Hillary Clinton critics, there were plenty of tweets from what appear to be actual female Trump supporters who used the hashtag in earnest to explain why they are standing by the Republican nominee.
They better tread carefully now. …