Thursday 27 October 2016

Camille Paglia on Donald Trump

But people want change and they’re sick of the establishment — so you get this great popular surge, like you had one as well… This idea that Trump represents such a threat to western civilisation — it’s often predicted about presidents and nothing ever happens — yet if Trump wins it will be an amazing moment of change because it would destroy the power structure of the Republican party, the power structure of the Democratic party and destroy the power of the media. It would be an incredible release of energy… at a moment of international tension and crisis.


  1. Careful what you wish for...

    1. Exactly. It would be the equivalent of burning down the 'hood (Paul, is this an errant -- and perhaps the missing -- apostrophe?)