“That is really bad”: Trump, Child Slavery and the Allure of Innocence

Donald Trump, at some point during his visit to the National Museum of African American History and Culture, was shown a pair of manacles designed to shackle a child. His quoted response to the horrors conjured by the cruelly shaped metal—“That is really bad”—was roundly criticized as insufficient. Which, of course, it was. No responseContinue reading ““That is really bad”: Trump, Child Slavery and the Allure of Innocence”