Category Archives: Ego

President Trump Has A Long History of Language That Incites and Demonizes

Peter Baker of the New York Times – President Trump has seized on the response in the streets to police brutality against Black men and women to bolster his re-election campaign, employing provocative and sometimes incendiary language and images to … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, African-American, Donald Trump, Ego, New York Times, police

Here’s Trump Trashing 12 Of His “Best People” Who Then Spoke Out Against Him

David Mack of Buzz Feed News – From Jeff Sessions to John Bolton, the president has insisted he only hires “the best people.” He tends to change his mind and insult them when they leave. Continue…

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Donald Trump, Ego, John Bolton

Bolton’s Turn

Bolton’s book gets OK from judge, but he may have to turn over his profits, national security lawyer predicts Suzanne Smalley of Yahoo News – Former national security adviser John Bolton will likely be forced to give all earnings from … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, anger, Controversial, Donald Trump, Ego, John Bolton

Can the Republic Strike Back?

By Andrew Sullivan in New York Magazine’s Intelligencer Whatever else it will be, Tuesday will be a relief. We will finally find out where we are in the surreal dystopia of the last two years. We will see, in a … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democracy, Donald Trump, Ego, Elections, government, leadership, Politics, Supreme Court, United States, White House

Manafort’s trial is about Putin, not tax evasion

By David Eckels Wade of Reuters Manafort’s trial is no more about tax evasion than former House Speaker Dennis Hastert’s 2016 trial was about wire fraud rather than sexual abuse. It’s a trial about the astonishing ways in which Vladimir … Continue reading

Posted in Ego, Paul Manafort, Putin, Russia, Ukraine, White House