31 Dec '17, 12am

Trump’s democratic destruction and Asian absenteeism https://t.co/LeIAsngySl

Trump’s democratic destruction and Asian absenteeism by TJ Pempel, University of California, Berkeley http://www.eastasiaforum.org/2017/12/30/trumps-democratic-destruction-and-asian-absenteeism/ United States President Donald Trump stands next to Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at the G20 Summit in Germany on July 8, 2017. Photo by: VGP In the twelve months since the 2016 elections, the United States has undergone an unrelenting series of attacks on its constitutional provisions, its regulatory regime, its democratic procedures and its social cohesion. US President Donald Trump has been the knife-edge of these assaults. He has repeatedly challenged judicial and media independence. He threatens banana republic-like judicial retaliation against his political opponents. He has green-lighted white supremacy and Nazi marchers while attacking religious, racial and eth...

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