Instead of raising us up by behaving like exemplary, sterling people, you bring us down to your own level, a place of blurred lines and fungible ethics and sleazy associates. Your family’s foundation gobbles tens of millions from Saudi Arabia and other repressive regimes, whose unspoken message is: “We’re going to give you money to go improve the world. Now leave us alone to go persecute women.”Read the whole thing, as they say. I can't believe the NY Times allowed this.
That’s an uncomfortable echo of a Clintonian trade-off, which goes: “We’re going to give you the first woman president who will improve the country. Now leave us alone to break any rules we please.”
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Sweet fancy Moses
This "open letter" from Maureen Dowd (or "America") to Hillary Clinton is just absolutely brutal. An excerpt: