New American Dream
“If journalists and commentators let themselves be intimidated into silence; if Trump’s attacks on judges and civil servants lead them to back away from their commitment to the rule of law; if the FBI and Secret Service become tools of executive vengeance rather than impartial instruments of justice; if military leaders become too cowed to recall that their most fundamental duty is to the U.S. Constitution, not to Donald Trump. Well, then Trump will be right that America is no better than Putin’s Russia.”
—Rosa Brooks, law professor, Georgetown University, “And Then the Breitbart Lynch Mob Came for Me,” Moyers and Co., Feb. 8, 2017.
• Editorial Comment: Bomb shelters, anyone?
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