The responsibility of the media in Trumps US.

What better embodiment of Trump’s vast and seemingly pathological hypocrisy is there than his claim that the media (or any critical opposition) lies about him. Hypocrisy is a historically successful strategy for narcissistic demagogues but Trump has taken the false presentation of self to a new level as he projects his own dubious relationship withContinue reading “The responsibility of the media in Trumps US.”

The Alt-Right, American Nationalism, and the irony of self-illusion.

This text-altered classic comic image began circulating this week and while I agree with the intention of calling the “Alt-right” what they are, white supremacists or white nationalists,  I think the viral image is not what we need right now. I recognize the incredulously angered perspective from which this comes but I’m critical of theContinue reading “The Alt-Right, American Nationalism, and the irony of self-illusion.”