Given the current political spotlight which continues to draw attention to election fraud via the Russia probe, it is essential that we lend equal attention to voter manipulation from within the U.S.
Without a doubt, Trump made the decision to fire Comey based off of his own interest in hindering the Russia probe. The rejection of a commitment to anything beyond himself may be the force pushing Trump closer and closer to impeachment.
Rather than join in the name game of is-or-is-not fascist, stay focused on what is at stake regardless: democracy.
Remember, the first stage of dismantling harmful privilege is to listen.
Rather than form vague, generalized, and often spurious solidarities, in the face of the new administration, it is essential that we shy away from deceptive progressivism and be forthright about our objectives.