Donald Trump, in his statement explaining his pardon, said that Joe Arpaio’s long record of racism and brutal violation of Americans’ constitutional rights was “admirable service”.
If these Republicans were really condemning Nazi white supremacists in the strongest possible terms, they would be demanding that Steve Bannon be fired. They would be calling for the impeachment of Donald Trump.
The documentation that President-Elect Donald Trump is a racist is plentiful. Since the 1970s, when Donald Trump was firmly documented to have actively discriminated against black people seeking an apartment, through the 1980s, when Donald Trump called for five men of color to be summarily