Mr Arpaio, who styled himself “America’s toughest sheriff”, is an authoritarian impresario. He housed county prisoners outdoors in tents, even as temperatures reached 145°F (63°C), made them wear pink underwear and put them in chain gangs, sending them to cut weeds or clean roads in the affluent suburbs where his supporters lived. He recruited a posse of volunteer sheriff’s deputies, who sport police uniforms and roar about in p…
Sounds like something out of a dystopian YA novel. It also sounds like a psychopath just riding roughshod over any and all common sense or basic human decency.
I read this and I wonder how in the hell so people justify their support of Trump? If I knew nothing else about the man, the fact that he pardons a psychopath? That’s enough!!!!
Who in their right mind says I want the leader who emboldens psychopaths? It is surreal!