The Punitive Attitudes Of American Politics

There is sure a lot of anger out there. So ready to punish, so unwilling to talk.

I have read that Donald Trump wants to “own” the Democrats, the liberals, the socialists, the label of the day. Democrats, in turn, want to punish the president for at least giving the appearance of breaking numerous laws, ignoring norms and customs, and generally, ignoring the Democrats whenever they issue a subpoena.

I know conservatives who hate liberals. I know liberals who hate conservatives…