For those rationalizing Trump’s comments as “things guys say”, stop it.
“Our research indicates that the difference with this election is that it’s not so much about change, or concern with particular issue, rather there’s an overarching anxiety that a Trump victory will, to put it succinctly, alter the American way of life.”
I wanted to tell him to trust his daughter; that even though she’s in front, the importance of her knowing that he’s never far behind.
Brexit suggests that when that constituency can be allied to a conservative cause that has millions of other, more ideologically-motivated devotees, victory is possible. It suggests that hostility to migrants, a cynical trampling on the truth, and a cavalier disdain for expertise can work wonders, such is the loathing of anything that can be associated with the “elite.”
In context, Patrick’s tweet goes beyond expressing his constitutionally protected views on homosexuality and into the realm of a public official encouraging hate crime and domestic terrorism. This behavior warrants a special session of the Texas Senate to consider articles of impeachment.
An examination of foreign capital flow into Israel since 2005, when the Palestinians initiated the so-called Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, indicates a near tripling of foreign investments in Israeli assets to a record $285.12 billion.