Barack Obama: I’m not yet ready to abandon the possibility of America The threats to American democracy—and to the broader cause of freedom—are many, he said.
But if we were going to have a right-wing populist in this country, I would have expected somebody a little more appealing.” Trump, Obama noted, is not exactly an exemplar of traditional American manhood.
He traces the populist shift inside the Republican Party to the election that made him president.
And to see figures in the Republican Party do a complete 180 on everything they claimed to believe previously is troubling.
“And that’s how you need to be, Obama, you’re too nice”— Goldberg: Hyde Park law professor— Obama: Yes, what have you.