Friday, February 8, 2019

What did Donald Trump do today?

He outdid himself with praise for Kim Jong-un.

Trump will give North Korea another "meeting of equals" summit in Vietnam later this month. But he is already pledging his support for Kim Jong-un. Today, he said this on Twitter:

Kim has already ruled North Korea since 2011. In that time, he has:
Trump did not explain what about this résumé had particularly impressed him.

Why does this matter?

  • Presidents should not praise murderers, hostage takers, dictators, enslavers, human rights abusers, hostile nuclear powers that threaten the United States, rogue states, or incompetent leaders.