Trump is No Saint, but the Media is Hardly Without Sin
Independents on both sides of the aisle are getting this and it is worth noting.
Until it is addressed by the left, no change will ever occur. Just another repeat of pretty boy Clinton and Mr. Hope & Change Obama is what is coming if we don’t.Magical Thyme, senz, OCMI and 6 othersAbakan, NuttyFluffers, djean111, Sadie, Doremus Jessup, StupidRedhead like thisWhen you hear people raising reasoned objections to Trump’s policies and appointments, odds are that you’re listening to the sort of thoughtful dissent that’s essential to any semblance of democracy, and it may be worth taking seriously. When you hear people criticizing Trump and his appointees for doing the same thing his rivals would have done, or his predecessors did, odds are that you’re getting the normal hypocrisy of partisan politics, and you can roll your eyes and stroll on. But when you hear people shrieking that Donald Trump is the illegitimate result of a one-night stand between Ming the Merciless and Cruella de Vil, that he cackles in Russian while barbecuing babies on a bonfire, that everyone who voted for him must be a card-carrying Nazi who hates the human race, or whatever other bit of over-the-top hate speech happens to be fashionable among the chattering classes at the moment—why, then, dear reader, you’re hearing a phenomenon as omnipresent and unmentionable in today’s America as sex was in Victorian England. You’re hearing the voice of class bigotry: the hate that dare not speak its name. -- John Michael Greer
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