For Trump, a lesson on culture

This is my column in the Herald published on 17 July 2018. I usually wait a while before placing it online, and often provide only a link. I wanted to add a video clip. See below. 18 July 2018. A historicity, or selective amnesia, is an affliction that is probably worse than ignorance. I am trying desperately hard not to use the word “stupid” so as to appear polite. I am, of course, talking about US President Donald Trump. Trump has thrown a band of safety and of eternal innocence around himself that reduces any and all criticism to “fake […]