‘Avoiding questions about Trump’s mental health is a betrayal of public trust’

“When someone is compulsively lying, continuously contradicting himself, imploring the approval of people even as he is attacking them, exalting people one day and abusing and vilifying them the next, then the question of his mental state is moot. The safe thing to do is not just to stay away from him, but to keep him away from situations where he can do harm.”

That’s an excerpt from an excellent essay by Lee Siegel in the Columbia Journalism Review. 

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