Monday, June 13, 2016
Jonathan Chait takes stock of Donald Trump's bloviating, nonsensical response to yesterday's tragic killing spree in Orlando, and arrives at one takeaway:
What Trump calls “political correctness” is simply the presumption that Muslims are mostly peaceful and, in the absence of evidence of hostile intent, have a right to equal treatment. As with most of his policies, Trump has left the details of his plan vague, but its overall contours are clear enough. The plan is to persecute Muslims.Yep, and we can see it not just from Trump, but the troglodytes that are following in his wake. More here.