As the midterm elections approach, Ben Fountain argues white voters should know that a real democracy can only survive if there is true equality for everyone
By Ben Fountain | The Guardian | September 23, 2018
Some 20 months into his term Trump has been pretty much the president we expected: loud, boastful, bullying, reckless, ruder than the worst-bred minor royalty, tetchy as a wolverine in heat. The main thing to note is the very most main thing: he’s still going.
The juggernaut that was launched off the down escalator at Trump Tower back in 2015 rolls on, strewing bodies and busted parts in its wake and one hell of a nasty stink, yet roll it does with undiminished vigor.
Is there anything left to say that would stop it? Think of the hundreds of millions of words that have been thrown at him the last three years, every kind…
View original post 1,910 more words