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No Moral Equivalence with Top U.S. Military Brass

We have all seen the remarkable photo of U.S. Marine Corps four-star general John Kelly standing dejected as his boss was giving “white supremacists an unequivocal boost.” A Marine, a General never defeated in battle — hopefully not to be defeated by this president. We have not heard General Kelly comment on this shameful episode [...] The post No Moral Equivalence with Top U.
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