Bullying Pulpit

I thought the recent spate of shootings and the pipe bombs might slow President Trump down a little, but somehow he’s stepped up his bullying and threatening behavior. He’s ratcheted up his attacks on the media, and he is no longer shying away from direct confrontations. He threatened to end democracy in Florida and cut federal aid for wildfires and hurricanes in areas that didn’t vote for him. So what’s he really trying to do? He’s trying to cut his non-supporters out of the American loop. On purpose? Of course. It’s his basic kiss up, shit down, wave to friends,…

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