Kelly 'tainted irrevocably' by Trump

Kelly 'tainted irrevocably' by Trump
Trump drags John Kelly into condolence call controversy. Pic: Getty

Four-star general wheeled out to provide moral fig leaf for Trump's blustering response to death of four US soldiers

Don’t question the generals. The creeping authoritarianism of the Trump administration was laid bare during the ugliest and most shambolic week of the Trump presidency to date – as was the downside of charging military leaders with mitigating the excesses of a nepotistic kleptocracy.

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