Jeffrey Zeldman

39 days ago

“Enlightened statesmen will not always be at the helm,” James Madison wrote in one of the Federalist Papers during the debates over the ratification of the Constitution. He was right, but he never could have imagined Donald Trump.

Will Donald Trump Destroy the Presidency?

theatlantic.com

He disdains the rule of law. He’s trampling norms of presidential behavior. And he’s bringing vital institutions down with him. Donald Trump is testing the institution of the presidency unlike any of his 43 predecessors.