State of the disunion: why Democrats must not give in to Trump’s hateful speech | Robert Reich

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Pelosi’s party must not be distracted by the president – or corporate voices on their side. Inequality is pulling the US apart

Donald Trump says his State of the Union address on Tuesday evening will be about “unification”. But Trump discussing the state of the union is like pyromaniac discussing lighter fluids. His goal is, and has always been, disunion.

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