When Donald Trump was busy running casinos, developing real estate, and starring in award winning reality television shows, no one, not a single person in the media ever accused him of being a racist. After several flirtations with the decision to run for the highest office in the land, in June of 2015 after a short ride down the escalator at Trump Tower, he made his decision public and put in motion a series of events that would turn history upside down.
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Over the weekend we saw political and ideological tensions boil over into violent clashes between extremist groups leading to many injuries and a fatality. There are many questions that should be raised about this dangerous and incendiary incident, and our discussion will focus on the higher level implications of the trends that have led us to this point. Where will we go from here? Is the division in our society irreparable? How do identity politics devolve? What do different worldviews have to do with the escalating conflict?