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Trump has done the impossible: He has united the Democrats – The Washington Post

President Trump, bless him, has once again achieved the impossible: He has unified the Democrats. The fractious opposition party had been holding one of its regular Festivals of Gratuitous Self-Injury over the past few weeks on the matter of race. Sen. Kamala Harris (Calif.) and other Democratic presidential candidates had attacked the “hurtful” …

Trump tells four liberal congresswomen to ‘go back’ to their countries, prompting Pelosi to defend them – The Washington Post

President Trump said Sunday that four minority, liberal congresswomen who have been critical of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) should “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came,” prompting other Democrats — including Pelosi — to leap to their defense. Pelosi denounced …

Why Trump Is Soft on White-Supremacist Terrorism

The president is not a white supremacist, but he knows who his friends are. Last week, President Trump repeated his absurd claim that he had never called the Nazi protesters who descended on Charlottesville in 2017 “very fine people.” On Saturday, yet another white-supremacist attack, on a synagogue in California, demonstrated …

Ilhan Omar shows that Trump really is McCarthy’s heir in slime – The Washington Post

President Trump has summoned Joseph Welch from the grave. Welch stood up to Sen. Joseph McCarthy in 1954 when the demagogic Wisconsin Republican smeared Welch’s associate, Fred Fisher, as a communist sympathizer. When McCarthy persisted, Welch earned his way into every Bartlett’s by saying, “Have you no decency, sir, at long last? Have you …