Sunday 23 April 2017

Trump is hard to like, even harder to defeat

Donald Trump. Photo: AP
Donald Trump. Photo: AP
Editorial

Editorial

President Trump: Have ever two words weighed more heavily on the hearts of liberal America?

Behind the buffoonery, and hidden a few storeys beneath the sky-scraping bouffant, was a wildly improbable blueprint for success which yesterday yielded the magic numbers to avoid a contested convention.

Democrats' dreams of a runaway 2016 victory that would leave Republicans in the wilderness are already looking wide of the mark. There is no group that Donald Trump has not either mortally offended or bitterly divided in his ascent.

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