Resisting the Weaponization of Ignorance in the Age of Trump

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Ignorance now rules the US. Not the simple, if somewhat innocent ignorance that comes from an absence of knowledge, but a malicious ignorance forged in the arrogance of refusing to think hard about an issue. We most recently saw this exemplified in Donald Trump’s disingenuousness 2019

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