Trump Turns Virus Conversation Into ‘US vs. THEM’ Debate

The president appears to be calculating that he can ignite resentment toward “the other” and inspire his base to turn out for him in November.

  • Published 20 June 2020

[template id="245201"] President Donald Trump’s push to resume big rallies despite concern he’s putting the public’s health at risk is part of a broader reelection campaign effort to turn the national debate about the coronavirus into a political fight that he frames as “US vs. THEM.” “They hate me. They hate you. They hate rallies and it’s all because they hate the idea of MAKING AMERICA GREAT AGAIN!” Trump said in a recent fundraising email.… Read at AP News