Abad novelist couldn’t make this up: American politicians who pretended to sing only from the hymnbook of peace now want to spoil the best opportunity in three generations to pacify the warmongers of North Korea, and turn back the tide of nuclear proliferation which threatens us all. Their fuzzy rationale is that the mover of the promising breakthrough is Donald Trump, and the imperative of his enemies to destroy his presidency must come first. Seldom have political differences become so untethered from the reality of the common good.
When Ronald Reagan signed the 1986 Tax Reform Act into law a lot of those who worked hard to get it done looked at one another and asked, "What's next?" Well, it took about 30 years, but we're about to finally have the answer.