Tag Archive: Trump

Jan 22

A Liberal’s Guide to Giving Trump a Chance

  Right-wingers want liberals and centrists to give Trump a chance. They repeatedly tell us to give the guy a break. They say we’ve no idea what he will do as president, and that’s almost right. During his campaign, he was artfully vague about how he would do anything. Nonetheless, we already know plenty about …

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Jun 03

Trump’s New Book: The Art of the Deflection

“Because the indefensible can’t be defended… that’s why we perfected… The Art of the Deflection.” If I were to ghostwrite Trump’s next book, that would be the first line. All politicians and political wonks play some form of deflection when debating. But Trump and his followers have taken it to a new level.  In their …

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