The problem begins on the level of language—one of many levels where pushback is key.
Trump’s language seems buffoonish, but he’s no clown. His rhetoric is meant to destroy thought and democracy.
This is a worldview that reinforces a contempt for human rights in the name of financial expediency and the cynical pursuit of political power.
The president's newest addition to the Supreme Court aligns with Trump on many fronts, all of which spell trouble for the country.
The corrosive effects on American society of Trump's brand of neoliberalism and neofascism are more obvious every day. Any viable resistance must reclaim the social as part of its strategy.