…eled out any weight it might have carried to the rest of us when you voted for this racist con-man. As the CEOs on his advisory board acted quickly to distance themselves after the Charlottesville incident, the evangelical council remain stoic and steadfast in their support of him, with the exception of one brave man.
…g to seek financial gain. But the battles over ideology and attention are going to be far trickier. What’s at stake isn’t “fake news.” What’s at stake is the increasing capacity of those committed to a form of isolationist and hate-driven tribalism that has been around for a very long time. They have evolved with the information landscape, becoming sophisticated in leveraging whatever tools are available to achieve power, status, and attention. And those seeking a progressive and inclusive agenda, those seeking to combat tribalism to form a more perfect union — they haven’t kept up.