…ts embodied in the US Constitution and are, not very subtly, installing another form of government. Give it whatever name you like, but it is corrupt, violent, undemocratic, authoritarian, and intent on self preservation. It is upending a status quo that no doubt, in many ways, needs upending, but it is doing it in such a way that is likely to entrench the wealth and power of the few rather than expand the opportunities of the many.
…s item, just like you are not required to treat every politicians’ PR release as a major news item. Journalists should dictate the terms of their coverage, not Trump. When you reflexively react to every Trump tweet, you allow him to set the terms of coverage.