People are examining the voting patterns in the 2016 Presidential election and saying the election was based on urban, suburban or rural voters, etc.
The media must not excuse the racism, misogyny, nativism, anti-Semitism and Islamophobia because we think Trump voters have legitimate gripes.
That’s it. One day and no more. That’s all that these events, the new national reality enunciated on Nov. 8, will take from me.
The US Electoral College system is a version of “first-past-the-post” where the loser can – and sometimes does – win. And it is antidemocratic.
The distortions and toxic diatribes and lies on ancestry across the airways and in print about President Barack Obama’s ancestry existed since before the election began.
The decline in the level of discourse in this year’s election cycle has been a disgrace, with Democrats behaving better than Republicans.