Melanie McFarland

Melanie McFarland is Salon's TV critic. Follow her on Twitter: @McTelevision

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If we're going to make it through two more of these, we're going to have to adopt a survivor's mentality, be on our guard and brace ourselves for a slightly different version of the same kind of vitriol. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) Views
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
The Traumatizing Terror of Trump's Debate Performance: We Just Witnessed an Assault on Democracy
Let's talk about trauma . That term has made the rounds extensively over the last decade or two, and to a particularly heightened degree within the last four. No coincidence there, considering the rise of the #MeToo movement and the national televised hearings for Brett Kavanaugh, who was confirmed...
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