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Мир согласно Трампу

ПАРИЖ – Слово trump, согласно словарю, происходит от слова триумф (triumph). И поскольку Дональд Трамп (по-английски Trump), кандидат в президенты США, вероятно,  станет номинантом от Великой старой партии Авраама Линкольна и Рональда Рейгана, мы должны задуматься, в каком смысле и для кого он является триумфом.

Можно вспомнить о той части американского населения, кто разозлён восемью годами президентства Барака Обамы, а сейчас испытывает чувство реванша. Можно также вспомнить об адептах идей превосходства белой расы, расовой сегрегации и ксенофобии, представленных бывшим лидером Ку-Клукс-Клана Дэвидом Дьюком, чью шумную поддержку Трамп так упорно отказался отвергать на минувшей неделе. Для этих избирателей Трамп может стать судьбоносным кандидатом.

Можно легко представить, попытавшись серьёзно отнестись к тому немногому, что известно о платформе Трампа, страну, которая повернулась против себя самой, которая окружает себя стеной, а в итоге беднеет, преследуя китайцев, мусульман, мексиканцев и многих других. Всех тех, кто внёс свой вклад в огромный плавильный котёл, превращённый алхимией самой глобализованной страны на планете в несметное богатство (в Силиконовой долине и так далее).

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