This was different than his (& Fox's) standard conservative rhetoric. It was populism, a spark of which might set America's politics ablaze.
Our elites display their arrogance and belief in their own superiority. This is politically foolish – and wrong in several ways.
Summary: Europe's turn to the right continues. Voters in Poland and Germany, now Austria and the Czech Republic, have broken the coalitions that have ruled for generations. Frustrations accumulated, then rising immigration sparked an electoral rebellion. See these Stratfor reports about this week's elections. They expect mostly business-as-usual results. I'll bet this is just the … Continue reading Stratfor sees shifts to right in Austria and the Czech Republic
Open borders is a core policy of the 1% and hence of both parties and the news media. Here is a look at the lost history of immigration in the US.
Summary: Sociologist Wolfgang Streeck moves the debate about the rise of Trump beyond "racism" and "Russia". He connects Trump to large political forces sweeping through the West. We cannot cope with them until we see and understand them. Otherwise they might sweep us away, as has happened before. Excerpt from "Trump and the Trumpists" … Continue reading Wolfgang Streeck explains the fate of Trump and the Trumpists