ROBERT WRIGHT

Crisis, What Crisis?

More history, less hysteria

Idiots and Paranoiacs

Another Saturday morning in paradise, another stream of invective from our national broadcaster.  Truly, what would we do without the CBC to tell us which foreign leaders to loathe and how intensely?  This morning columnist Robyn Urback has called President Trump "an idiot," while veteran taste-maker Neil Macdonald—who actually believes that there is a deep state—tells us that those nutty "Trumpers" have dragged respectable conspiracy thinking into their "fever swamp of paranoia."  Our chattering classes keep chattering about George Orwell.  But who rouses us to our daily Two Minutes Hate?