Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

Back into the Trump vortex America goes, where the president fuels a divisive debate

Back into the Trump vortex America goes, where the president fuels a divisive debate

America once again finds itself where it has been so often since the day Donald Trump descended an escalator to a podium at the tower named for him to announce his presidential candidacy: pulled into the vortex of partisanship as a master publicist plays notes of division and dispute.

President Trump’s continued stoking of debate over football players kneeling during the national anthem — and the way the subject has dominated public discussion — raised anew the...

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