Dispatches from the Empire

Daring Fireball: Trump’s Dark Plans for a Second Term


“I can’t believe this is happening” strikes again.

But I cannot believe I might witness the end of democracy in America in fourteen months. I don’t know what to do — should I be panicking? What is to be done?

I worry a second Trump presidency would kill many people I love. The stress and anger from it would overwhelm them.

So what’s the plan?

Let’s not expect the best — let’s prepare for the worst.