... plausible deniability is at least a recognition that there are people with interests different from one’s own and that their influence, if not their interests or humanity, warrants a certain degree of respect. Trump is doing the opposite of this. He is an exhorter in a midsummer tent revival: direct, literal, and speaking at a decibel that makes it impossible to misunderstand his intentions.
Another worthy read. Problem is, the people who most need to understand it, could not fathom even the very first paragraph. And that's a terrible indictment of American education, as diminished by the ... guess who? ... Republican Party. For SHAME.