It’ll be interesting to look back at this column a couple of years from now–and especially in 2020, if, God forbid, this maniac is running for re-election. By then, these forecasts will probably seem mild compared to the incredible swath of devastation that more than three more years of Trump–and Republican domination–will inflict.
Trump may be living in the past with his ideas and policies, but they are 100% 21st century GOP.
It seems as if the pace of Trump Administration abominations is accelerating. Every day Trump’s soldiers issue another decree that hurts the economy, harms our future potential, endangers our population or curtails the civil rights of a group or all of us. Meanwhile, Trumpty-Dumpty sets verbal dumpster fires all over the place as a distraction: Most recently he has picked fights with the Mayor of San Juan, Puerto Rico, a distinguished if unchangeably rightwing Senator, his own Secretary of State, the trigger-happy dictator of North Korea and the National Football League.
These reality TV shenanigans claim most of the news, while Trump’s troops continue to reset the long-term course of U.S. policy in civil rights, the environment, foreign policy and energy policy. Just take a look at what has happened in…
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