I saw the cell where the Jesuit priest Maximilian Kolbe starved to near death as he attended to nine others, all Jews. He was later executed. The space isn’t bigger than my walk-in closet.
The man in the White House has taken all the necessary steps toward achieving the despot’s dream of dominance.
They can hide. What’s the point of hiding?
They can run. Why bother running?
They feel defeated by the world’s terrors.
Black milk of dawn we drink it in the evening
we drink it at noon and in the morning we drink it at night
Trump has helped make the New Right’s way of looking at things much more politically and socially acceptable – in a way none of its members had likely dared to dream before the election of November 2016.
By understanding the psychological buttons they’re pressing, we can stop demagogues from destroying our democracy.
“Remove your yellow star.
Head for Switzerland or try
for Nice. Don’t write your will
Don’t imagine what the Germans feel.”
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