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‘The People’ and Its Enemies: The Power and Potential Danger of Populist Rhetoric

The media’s obsession with our president’s informal statements is just that: an obsession, “a persistent disturbing preoccupation with an often unreasonable idea or feeling.” That’s not to suggest that what any president says is unimportant. It’s just that a single statement rarely constitutes a threat to the Republic. Take the president’s recent description of members […]