Awful though it was that thugs smashed their way into the Capitol last week, it might do...

The deadly consequences of Trump’s gradual and insidious rhetoric | Opinion – The Philadelphia Inquirer

Awful though it was that thugs smashed their way into the Capitol last week, it might do the United States good in the end. Here’s how. Inspiring violence, which I study through my organization, the Dangerous Speech Project, doesn’t happen in one speech or tweet. It’s a steady insidious process that Donald Trump carried out for years until it was interrupted by last week’s display of what such language can do. The riot laid bare the urgent duty of Trump’s …


 


 

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