By contrast, the damages inflicted on America with the election of Donald Trump (as the 45th president) are immeasurable. Most of those damages will have repercussions beyond Trump’s presidency into several future generations.
- It is impossible to argue that Donald Trump has completely destroyed the fabric of our society
- It is impossible to argue that Donald Trump has destroyed American standing in the world
- It is impossible to argue that Donald Trump has made the United States a mockery in the world
Those are just a few areas we as a country will spend decades trying to repair United States image, trying to re-insert US leadership, trying to re-assure allies of our steadfast commitment towards them, trying to stand up to enemies and admonish others about moral values and principles.
But since we are comparing apple to apple, let’s take a look at the damages brought into the country by Trump’s presidency, damages that can be measured in terms of numbers.