Seriously. He is brilliant at manipulating his “base” & speaking out of all sides of his mouth: to those who are racist & even those who like to think they are not. He plays every angle and has excellent mafioso-style instincts. I believe it is a grave mistake to think he is dumb.

Global teacher, mother, author, journalist: SF Chronicle and Examiner, Inc. Mag, Metro, 3 CNPA First Place awards. See “Heart of America” on YouTube

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