Considering that the stock market’s Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 1,862 points today, and that General Mark Milley, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, publicly apologized for permitting himself to be used in Trump’s photo-op last week, the story I’m going to start with tonight might seem an odd one to choose.
— Read on heathercoxrichardson.substack.com/p/june-11-2020
Lord Acton writes to Bishop Creighton that the same moral standards should be applied to all men, political and religious leaders included, especially since “Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely” (1887).
Those words about power have never been more true than today’s Republican Party. Whatever the republicans once stood for has been wiped away by the party of trump and is no longer recognized for what it was.
The trump party is the most racist, the most corrupt, the most dangerous that has ever existed in America and the only way of ending this nightmare is to get out and vote in November to end their existence. Donald Trump, his party, his cohorts and his supporters are a disgrace and a danger to the ideals on which this country was founded and respected for.