It's the cult of personality that is Trump. Like most cult leaders Trump plays to his followers' fears first of all. They lack the courage to face reality and retreat into the perceived safety of a custom formed mythology. Unfortunately in today's media landscape there are unscrupulous outlets on Facebook, Youtube, and cable TV that will feed their addiction to false narratives that support their prejudices.

The misinformation media machine amplifying Trump's election lies

"Rightwing news outlets have taken up the president’s message on social media, stirring supporters into a frenzy"

Even Fox is having trouble de-Trumping it's election coverage.

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Eco Warriors and Politics

Science and Stuff

Lost Medicaid Funding

To date, the failure to expand Medicaid / TennCare has cost the State of Tennessee ? in lost federal funding.