This is why. We have a president who believes that he can quite literally create and modify law in secret with secret reasoning at his discretion. This is absolutely bewildering. We have a president who has zero understanding of how our government is supposed to work, of what the role, purpose and limitations of his office are - a President who believes that he has the powers of an authoritarian despot.
And yet this will continue to be a blip in the media, drowned out by a signal to noise ratio that ensures as a culture we know whether or not Britney Spears retains custody of her children but remain largely in the dark about a President who has been busy dismantling American democracy.
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