Rebuilding Institutional Trust Is Greatest Challenge
Last updated 1/18/2021 at 3:16pm
In a recent letter in The Transylvania Times, I said I had no sympathy for those who were caught up in the lies about a “stolen election” promoted by Donald Trump and his enablers. But as I followed the media summaries of the deranged Facebook and Twitter babblings of the men and women who stormed the Capitol, I could not help but feel a twinge of sympathy.
If they are so deluded as to believe that the foundation of our democratic system—the right to elect our representatives—has been stolen by ruthless Democratic politicians, fake media, black lives revolutionaries, Antifa, socia...