Donald Trump’s Impeachment Legacy: Violent Extremism

February 13, 2021 ☼ extremismtrump

Source: The New York Times

Link: Donald Trump’s Impeachment Legacy: Violent Extremism

Whether or not Mr. Trump is convicted, the extremism that flourished under his administration is embedded in our politics.

This is going to be a problem for a long time, and it comes as a direct result of his sowing distrust of institutions (particularly the media and election systems) and of his styling himself as the American messiah.