“Stormygate” could lead to “Russiagate”
Democrats shouldn’t talk about impeachment ... At the moment, Trump’s inability to shut up totally suffices.
<i>Two harsh blows for Donald Trump: the conviction of his former campaign chief, who was accused of fraud and tax evasion, and the president's former attorney confessing to campaign finance violations.</i>
The latest developments in the “Russiagate” investigation resulted in two harsh blows for Donald Trump in [Read more]
Trump, in all his incarnations — property magnate, playboy, reality TV star, and now president — needs the abject and absolute fealty of his inner circle to threaten, humiliate or buy the silence of adversaries. And those defences are crumbling.
American democracy can in fact advance without a strong president. It can’t advance, however, without well-defined interests that are clearly presented to the electorate and defended legitimately.
If the Democrats have a chance of overthrowing the billionaire, it’s at the ballot box rather than in court.