President Donald Trump is only the first of a succession of strongman-style political candidates yet to come. He is, Amanda Taub says, “just the symptom,” not the cause.
President Donald Trump is only the first of a succession of strongman-style political candidates yet to come. He is, Amanda Taub says, “just the symptom,” not the cause. Alex Brandon AP
President Donald Trump is only the first of a succession of strongman-style political candidates yet to come. He is, Amanda Taub says, “just the symptom,” not the cause. Alex Brandon AP

My column on Trump, Christians went viral. Then I got a lesson in the politics of fear.

February 10, 2017 4:13 PM