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Trump's inaugural: A Hostile Transfer Of Power

Trump’s Inaugural: A Hostile Transfer Of Power

More troubling than the inaugural speech’s false promises and fake facts, which have long since become standard for Trump, was the unrelieved expression of fury. Clearly he and Bannon have decided they know no other way of speaking to the country effectively. So this new president won’t even attempt to bring an uplifting moment or send a signal of calm. He can only do outrage and clamor.

January 21, 2017