Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Scholars Steeped in Dead Politicians Take On a Live One: Donald Trump - The New York Times

It is a diverse, honored group — including, among others, Robert A. Caro, Ron Chernow, David Levering Lewis, William E. Leuchtenburg, Vicki Lynn Ruiz — that speaks with alarm about Mr. Trump’s candidacy and his place in the march of American history.


Of course they're all Democrats, well, some to the left of Democrat, but other than that, they're quite diverse.

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They're also historians, not fortune tellers.

Posted by: Rachel | Jul 20, 2016 1:51:39 PM

Have you noticed that historians almost all seem to favour Big Government? Even writing about the Middle Ages they automatically favour the King over the Nobles, the Pope over the Bishops, and so on.

Posted by: dearieme | Jul 20, 2016 3:32:17 PM