Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) is facing uproar over a racist image that appeared in his medical school yearbook, depicting a man in blackface and a man in a KKK robe.
That ad became the template for decades of destructive political campaigns that focused not only on violent crime but that also blamed black Americans for much of it.
The attempt to silence Jim Acosta was decisively blocked.
Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served ...
Trump’s years of vicious invective -- echoed by his allies at Fox News -- are bearing fruit.