“I don’t see anything wrong with that”: The Red Hat Defense has run its course

The unfortunate story of what happened when three groups with disparate motives converged in our nation’s capitol has sparked much debate about the role of viral video and the news media in provoking our collective outrage and obscuring the truth.

It has also made one thing abundantly clear: Trump supporters can no longer claim their MAGA gear as a neutral political symbol.

It’s incredibly polarizing, and anyone paying attention knows that already.



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Laura Marie

37 going on 99. Giraffe aficionado and nap enthusiast. I write about mental health, books, baking, and other randoms. Publishing monthly-ish.