The GOP's California Roots

1/3/2016 - Professor of History Kathryn Olmsted in The LA Times.

Picture this: Republican leaders and wealthy businessmen argue that the president is a demagogue who panders to the most shiftless members of American society; that he seeks to destroy the Constitution, particularly the Bill of Rights; that he wants to incite class warfare, undermine individualism and redistribute wealth. They whisper that he's not truly American, that he might secretly be guided by a foreign ideology.

Read the full op-ed in The LA Times.