The Political System is Rigged—But That’s Not Our Main Problem
". . . Trump, the main person complaining about the 'rigged system,' is the primary beneficiary of it. But Trump has no idea how the system actually is rigged; to him claiming the system is rigged is just a way to deflect criticism and to work his supporters into a blind rage. But the fact that Trump’s claims of a rigged system are groundless doesn’t change the fact that the system really is rigged in certain ways. . . .
"But . . . as important as the problem of rigged rules is, that’s not the main problem we face. . . . The main problem is cultural and, more deeply, philosophical."
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