How can such a shameless figure have won the trust of so many Americans?
Trump, however excessive his right-wing populism may be, cannot lead the world’s largest democracy to autocracy.
Trump’s path to re-election has now been blocked. He will be a one-term president.
The American system is slightly more balanced again, and the discontent about Trump has been translated into political influence.
[T]he crisis of American democracy is not a consequence of Trump’s arrival in the White House. ...[It] precedes the election and largely explains the result.
It may sound apocalyptic, but the problem of this apparent crisis of mature democracies is that we do not fully understand the risks we are facing.
[The press'] strength, its purpose, its contribution to a free society, are precisely based on its internal plurality.
It is obvious that the U.S. is not in agreement with ... Ortega’s dictatorial drift.
[I]t’s unreasonable and dangerous that in a democracy, only a decorated war hero can appeal to consensus without appearing disloyal.