Jamil Smith

751 days ago

This is, bar none, the best essay about the 2016 campaign to emerge to date.

Lost in TRUMPLANDIA

newrepublic.com

“THE FED OWNS COWS!” a protester bellowed at me as I moved blindly toward the doors of a Donald Trump rally. It was February 8, the eve of the New Hampshire Republican primary, and I was surrounded by whirling white. “Thank you,” I said, shaking the protester’s hand.