In the build-up to the election, the president’s media adversaries are determined to portray a parallel-universe America of peaceful protests — rather than the bloodshed, mayhem, bigotry and intimidation of law-abiding people by the bullies they enable. If they don’t report it, it didn’t happen.
But their manufactured reality does not mean voters don’t know what is going on.
And Trump, imperfect though he is, is the only political leader to call it out, with a clarion call across the land.
Mitt Romney would never have given such a speech, nor Hillary Clinton, nor Barack Obama, and definitely not poor Joe Biden.
Trump found his path to electoral redemption at Mount Rushmore on Friday night.