Building the realm of alternative facts: Trump’s lies are enabled by years of right-wing media

Building the realm of alternative facts: Trump's lies are enabled by years of right-wing media

The latest polling shows that Donald Trump is the most unpopular new president in history. Most new presidents, even when elected only by a plurality like Bill Clinton, or under dubious circumstances like George W. Bush, receive at least a short-lived honeymoon in which a majority of the population decides to put aside the rancor of the election and give the new leader a chance.

Of course, most new presidents go out of their way to try to heal the inevitable hard feelings of a tough campaign and reach out to the people who didn’t vote for them. In principle, the person who wins the election becomes president of the whole country not just those who gave him their votes.
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