Trump's Persecution Complex Is Frighteningly Dangerous
Fri, May 19, 2017
WASHINGTON -- President Trump believes he is being persecuted, and that is a frighteningly dangerous mindset for a man with such vast power. Amid a week of dizzying developments on multiple fronts, Trump gave a graduation speech Wednesday at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy portraying himself as a victim, unfairly besieged by those who would destroy him. "No politician in history, and I say this with great surety, has been treated worse or more unfairly," Trump said. That is an absurd claim that cannot be taken seriously, of course, but it does give a sense of how the president feels about the...