A populist revolution is under way in Britain, Europe and now in America. We may be in for a very rocky ride.
Extremes produce an extreme reaction. Obama has been an extremist president who has almost ruined America. The revolt of the people has thrown up another extreme in the person of Donald J. Trump.
He may turn out to be a disaster. But liberal progressivism was causing the West to commit suicide. Uncomfortable and hair-raising it may be, but the Western world now has a chance of surviving.
Melanie Phillips The uprising of the scorned