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Donald Trump has turned the GOP into the racist alt-right

With all things Trump, the Republican Party sowed the seeds for his coming. Whether it was buying into conspiracy theories about climate change, eroding trust in government for fun and profit, or turning Benghazi and emails into industries, Republicans laid out a table ready for someone who was ready to take the next step. Most of all, they pulled out a chair for someone who was willing to take advantage of all they had done to create the idea that minorities—both racial and religious—were somehow eroding Americas status as a very special snowflake.
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