The Disease of the Lie and the Slur

The current revulsion toward the disease of Donald Trump, perhaps best characterized (by Bill Moyers and Michael Winship) as “a virus infecting our politics and right now… flourishing with a scarlet heat,” has long been an American infection apparent in United States history. It’s a virus, we all know, with but one goal, winning, even … Continue reading The Disease of the Lie and the Slur