On Jan. 20, he will have been in office for one year. Those who claimed his victory was impossible and who believed he would be removed have been disproved.
While he certainly could have chosen his words more wisely, Trump’s colourful diction isn’t really news anymore. That’s Trump being Trump and it’s not going to change, so stop going bonkers over it.
What if he is the mirror that reflects back to us a terrifying image of our society?
In these times of raids and crackdowns, life is a game of roulette, where walking down the street, being at work or having a broken taillight could be all it takes to send you back.
The Trump administration says it is a matter of principle. “We decide who is allowed to come into our country. The approach in the New York Declaration is not compatible with U.S. sovereignty," the administration says. Nonsense. The New York Declaration is a vague description of intentions, a "disappointment" for all [Read more]
The main actor in Trump’s presidency so far has been American democracy, not the president himself.
They have been transparent, but now they are living in fear. The others, who are eligible but have not joined the program, are already in the shadows.