(in response to yet another NYT article quoting clueless politscientists on Trump)
Anyway, all this is completely missing the forest for the trees.
The reality is that America’s elite has caused pre-revolutionary conditions to come into existence…
“Religion is despicable. And then murders happen.”
You know, murders just kind of happen. Muslims just pick up a gun or knife or bomb, or get in a truck, and yell Allahu Akbar, and then murders occur. Like getting crapped on by a pigeon-it is just an event which takes place sometimes. Passive voice.