Thursday, August 31, 2017
Identity Politics Are Tearing America Apart - Note for a discussion, "E Pluribus Unum? What Keeps the United States United."
Wall Street Journal
The country faces a stark choice. Its citizens can continue screaming at each other, sometimes over largely symbolic issues. Or they can again do what the citizens of this country have done best in the past—work together on the real problems that confront everyone.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
via email from the NYT (hey, it's free "content"! :) - JB)
[JB comment: Donald Trump need not worry about his standing in history. It is highly dubious that any kind of statue/memorial will be constructed in his honor -- except, possibly, a wall between TrumpmakeAmerikagreatagainfantasyland ... tweettweettweet and the United States's southern neighbor and essential trading/cultural partner, Mexico.]