The New York Times columnist sees calamity on the horizon for Trump’s America.
Nobel Laureate Paul Krugman – writing for the New York Times – believes the situation we now find ourselves in with Donald Trump holding the levers of power – is incomparably worse than anything the country faced with Bush or Cheney:
We’re only three weeks into the Trump administration but it’s already clear that any hopes that Mr. Trump and those around him would be even slightly ennobled by the responsibilities of office were foolish.
Every day brings further evidence that this is a man who completely conflates the national interest with his personal self-interest and who has surrounded himself with people who see it the same way.
And each day also brings further evidence of his lack of respect for democratic values.