Fox* has persuaded Republican victims that it’s not the Republicans who’ve been picking their pockets for 50 years. It’s the “others”, all the people who’ve recently acquired civil rights and economic well being. In order for them to prosper, “They” must be returned to subordinate status. This doesn’t end well. As long as Fox* is allowed to scream Fire in the crowded theater, the threat of civil war will continue to grow.
Trumpism Without Borders By Thomas B. Edsall — Let’s let Goldstone have the last word: If Biden fails, God help us, we are headed back to the world of the 1930s, with steep political polarization, ethnic hatreds and cleansings, powerful anti-immigration sentiments and spreading fascism. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/06/16/opinion/trump-global-populism.html
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