Saturday, November 12, 2016

Klaus Brinkbäumer — An Absurd and Dangerous President

The United States has voted for a dangerously inexperienced and racist man -- one who was swept into the White House by an army of disenfranchised white working- and middle class Americans. It's a movement that now threatens democracy around the world.
This from the editor-in-chief of Der Spiegel. The German establishment doubles down.

Spiegel Online — Opinion
An Absurd and Dangerous President
Klaus Brinkbäumer | Chief Editor of Spiegel
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan


Noah Way said...

Trump threatens democracy - or the illusion of democracy propagated by financial powers and their corporate media?

Ryan Harris said...

Trump threatens NATO's support for European expansionism.

Unknown said...

With the Brexit vote, and now the Trump election, it appears that Merkel's days are numbered. That is what this article means to me.

Seve141 said...

Amazing stuff.

How the outcome of democracy threatens democracy?

It's okay to vote, as long as you vote the "correct way".

GLH said...

Trump threatens Merkel; if he doesn't stand behind Obama's policies in Europe then Merkel is out on a limb.

TofuNFiatRGood4U said...

Time for a 2nd Morgenthau Plan