Wednesday 7 December 2016

We should celebrate our differences, not bow to political elites

Published 15/11/2016 | 02:30

A Donald Trump supporter shouts at opposing demonstrators in New York. Photo: REUTERS/Bria Webb
A Donald Trump supporter shouts at opposing demonstrators in New York. Photo: REUTERS/Bria Webb

The hysterical reaction by the out-of-touch media to Donald Trump's election is disturbing and amusing in equal measure.

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These detached elites and journalists believe they speak for the people, but in reality they only speak for themselves and themselves alone.

The smug media and their acolytes in governments all over the world attempt to demean and belittle the democratic will of the people by branding anything that isn't to their liking as "populist", "racist" or "uneducated".

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