Trump demonstrates the fragility of democracy in an age of upheaval

The American body politic and its media outlets have been overwhelmed by the torrent of insults, lies, slanders and double-talk unleashed by the Republican candidate on a daily basis.

Donald Trump has debased and undermined the U.S. electoral process in his unprecedented run for office, says Les Whittington. Photograph courtesy of Gage Skidmore

By LES WHITTINGTON

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016 12:00 AM

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