“Romantic America’s dead and gone.”

A beautiful, sad piece by Jenny Boylan in the NYT on Trump’s latest attack on trans people.

We live in a country in which white supremacists march with torches, in which the president mocks the disabled, advocates violence and calls the press the enemy of the people. Was it for this that you voted for Donald Trump?

…That’s why I wept. It’s not that he has created this nightmare. It’s that so many people — including ones I love — think it’s all just fine.