THERE ARE MANY REASONS TO BE UPSET.

The violence of Nazi, fascistic, racist and anti-Semitic forces in Charlottesville and in many subsequent locations, defended by the Trump Administration, has pulled politics even further to the Right. This enables extremists in Congress to denounce the overt Nazis and hence look “responsible” while still pursuing a reactionary agenda that is de facto racist and classist in its impact. In between the moments when Trump seems threatening nuclear war, he promises to take actions that will cause a collapse of Obamacare and open the door for the embrace of the Republican alternative that will cut off care for 24 million people and also Medicare and Social Security. The Trump Administration is dismantling environmental protections, food safety, workers rights, protecting corporations from environmental restrictions and corporate taxes, and enacting more evil. They have already succeeded in the Right’s...

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