By Matt Blanchfield | June 1, 2018 | Comments Off on We’re Looking For A Few Good Reads
As always in an era of Trumpian insanity, it has been a wild week. Among the stories we’re following on the web are:
Just in case you missed it, there’s an amusing development over at Twitter, where @realDonaldTrump makes his intellectual home. According to Sam Wolfson of the Guardian, 45 may no longer block anyone from his Twitter feed — something he’s been regularly doing to his critics. Now, no longer. Dang. Must be really sad to see yourself regularly lambasted. Sad.
And last but certainly not least, check out this powerful op-ed over on the Washington Post site, Are Republicans abetting a demagogue — or something worse? by Michael Gerson. In it, he argues that Republicans, partly out of cowardice, are aiding a genuine Fascist, and if they don’t find their spines and their morality soon, it may be all over for us.