The Nation: Confronting Trump’s Coded Racism : NPR
If there were any doubts about the racial animus driving Donald Trump’s attacks on Barack Obama, the billionaire reality show star exposed himself with his latest conspiracy. On Monday night, Trump questioned how Obama could possibly have been admitted to Ivy League schools, since Trump “heard” Obama was a “terrible student.” Trump told the AP that he was investigating the issue, whatever that means, just as he claims to have dispatched investigators to Hawaii in order to find the President’s famous birth certificate.
Mistaking high TV ratings for carte blanche. Network to Donald: You’re fired.