• The Watergate Comparison: Why Trump Is No Nixon

    5 days ago - By Tablet Magazine

    From a cultural standpoint, the Russia scandal is the opposite of Watergate. Richard Nixon during Watergate was revealed to have commanded a substantial criminal enterprise. This was bad. But mostly it was shocking. He had never presented himself to the public as a gangster. He did have enemies on the left and especially on the radical left, who judged him to be satanically evil, therefore capable of anything. But Nixon had made his career by defeating those people, his detractors, and he profited from his victory by introducing himself to America as Republican virtue incarnate, in its...
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