Dana Milbank, this morning … ‘The real danger is not from Trump, but from the forces that gave rise to him and could continue to erode democracy over time: broad and persistent wealth inequality, the backlash against America’s shift from a white-majority nation toward a minority-majority one, the accompanying realignment of parties along racial lines and the related radicalization of the Republican Party.’
While I agree with this statement … I still feel a sense of doom! I see what I knew disintegrating right before my eyes …. Even though there’s ‘resistance’, HE continues unabated!!
Whew! It certainly has been a week, hasn’t it folks? This morning I stumbled on something that put our present situation into perspective just a bit. It is hard to see a light at the end of the tunnel in these dark times, and easy to believe that the destruction of our nation is at hand. Our friend Roger of Woebegone frequently reminds me that this, too, shall pass and become naught but a blip in history. An OpEd by Washington Post writer Dana Milbank this morning confirms this and since I found his words encouraging, I wanted to share them with you, my friends.
We interrupt this apocalypse vigil to say that America has conquered worse
It was another one of those weeks in which the wheels seemed to come off the axle of the American motor coach.
President Trump speculated about his power to pardon himself for crimes…
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