enemy of the people

Legal Experts Say Spicey’s Press Gaggle Ban May Be Unconstitutional

Legal Experts Say Spicey’s Press Gaggle Ban May Be Unconstitutional

In recent weeks, Donald Trump–either himself or through his minions–has made some downright scary statements about the press. It started in late January, when brownshirt-in-chief Steve Bannon told the press that it should “keep its mouth shut” until it understood why Trump won. His information minister, Kellyanne Conway, openly called for the firing of journalists […]

Trump’s Flagrant Use Of Dictators’ Sayings Has Historians On Edge

Trump’s Flagrant Use Of Dictators’ Sayings Has Historians On Edge

Whenever liberals say that Donald Trump is acting like a budding dictator, his supporters frequently dismiss it as hyperbole. But it’s becoming increasingly difficult to do so when Trump himself throws around phrases that were frequently used by history’s most infamous tyrants. Take the phrase “enemy of the people,” for instance. Trump has adopted it […]