The Attack In Manhattan Poses a Test For Donald Trump
The Attack in Manhattan Poses a Test for Donald Trump
Give credit where credit is due. President Donald Trump’s first response to Tuesday’s deadly attacks in New York City was fine. “In NYC, looks like another attack by a very sick and deranged person,” Trump tweeted. “Law enforcement is following this closely. NOT IN THE U.S.A.!” Sure, it’s weird to declare “NOT IN THE U.S.A.!” after an attack has just occurred in the U.S.A.” But Trump didn’t incite hatred and he didn’t lie. His second and third tweets were comparatively mild too.
Can he keep it up? It’s …