Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today.
- Donald Trump’s fragile machismo would make him a terrible president
Trump has a characterological inability to let go of a perceived slight or back down from a fight — even when it’s clear he’s in the wrong, and, more importantly, even when it’s clear that rationally he has more to lose by staying in than he would by getting out.
- WATCH: What if we had a war on addiction instead of a war on drugs?
“What would our country look like if 30 years ago we didn’t declare a War on Drugs,” John Fetterman asks, “but we declared a War on Addiction, treating it like the medical condition that it is?’”
- Trump's campaign manager has been charged, but his alleged victim is the one being punished
Corey Lewandowski is being charged with battery against Michelle Fields after an incident at a rally, yet Donald Trump still stands behind his man.
- Why Being Non-Religious Is a Desirable Quality in an American President
When on the job, a non-religious president will never cater first and foremost to the alleged wants of any supernatural deity, or to the demands of any religious institution, rather than making his or her first priority the rights, liberties, opportunities and well-being of the American people.