The United States of Cynicism

Can a country function if it’s poisoned by mistrust?

Photo by Samantha Sophia on Unsplash

The problem with Barack Obama, at least according to some people, was that he was naïve. He was mocked by Republicans and, eventually, a lot of Democrats, too, for his hope-and-change rhetoric. Obama would have liked his presidency to be a time of national healing and consensus; instead, it was an escalating battle in a…

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George Dillard

George Dillard

Exploring the past to illuminate politics, the environment, and more. Also: worldhistoryfacts.com. Buy me a beverage: https://ko-fi.com/georgedillard