The past week’s media coverage of Donald Trump was dominated by two things: his claim that thousands of Muslims celebrated 9/11 in New Jersey, and – while defending this untruth – his mockery of a New York Times’ reporter’s disability. In the process, Trump insisted he had seen media reports from [...]
I've experienced a new level of racism since Donald Trump went after Latinos
"When media fails to call Trump’s 'rants' what they truly are – hate speech – we move toward normalizing his racism and xenophobia, which emboldens others to behave similarly. As long as Trump has a platform and a microphone, people of color will be put in harm’s way. That can take the form of the type of racist interactions I’m experiencing – or violence."
How to Deal With the Lies of Donald Trump: Guidelines for the Media
Donald Trump didn't become the frontrunner because of his brilliant vision for America. He has no vision. He doesn't even have a cohesive political brand, to use his favorite word. That makes him a charlatan.