Lucian K. Truscott IV, Salon.com

Lucian K. Truscott IV

Salon.com

Sag Harbor, NY, United States

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  • AlterNet

Recent articles by Lucian:

A lynching without a rope — and in America, that’s nothing new

It used to be racist mobs. Now it’s racist cops. Watch Donald Trump pivot from 100,000 dead to "law and order" → Read More

Welcome to a failed state in slow motion: The United States of America

The ludicrous mask “debate” is just the latest example of a country devolving into chaos and tribal anarchy → Read More

"Obamagate" and "Lock her up": Pointing the way toward "Heil Trump"

It’s not just a chant at Trump's rallies or lame wordplay in his tweets. It’s his call to fascist rule → Read More

Trump's desperate hours: He was contemptuous of the virus — now it has him trapped

Trump was convinced COVID-19 was nothing — and now it's in the White House. He's a desperate, dangerous man → Read More

Fear and loathing in the Rose Garden 2020: A journey into the heart of the American nightmare

Is my veep eating pages out of the Bible? Is that little suck-up Jared stealing my lines? Time for more Adderall → Read More

Trump's death march to November: If they're not his voters, let 'em die

Trump can't beat the coronavirus — so now he wants to use it as a weapon in the November election → Read More

Virus as metaphor: The scourge that stopped the world

This pandemic has shut down "progress." Now the question is what the world will look like on the other side → Read More

Donald Trump has tested positive — for the bulls**t virus

He's bluffed his way through his entire career and into the White House. But the coronavirus finally took him out → Read More

Trump is preparing the ground for a totalitarian dictatorship — but we can stop him

We can beat this lying bastard if we get angry and stay angry — thousands of bodies should be reason enough → Read More

A wannabe dictator never cries: Except maybe for himself

For Trump, there's only one victim: himself. He fears political defeat more than the deaths of millions → Read More

Trump can f**k this up and still win in November: Here's how to stop him

His performance with his “task force” is an act. He isn’t presidential. He’s the same psychotic monster as always → Read More

We need to quarantine Donald Trump: He's confused, ignorant and afraid

It's obvious Trump is utterly unprepared for the coronavirus pandemic. People are already dying, and it’s on him. → Read More

Get on board for President Joe: He'll win, and Trump is finished

Joe Biden will win the Democratic nomination and pound Donald Trump decisively in November. Take it to the bank → Read More

Donald Trump's disinformation campaign juggernaut: It's gaining speed

Trump is already calling coronavirus a Democratic "hoax" — and attacks on his opponents are just starting → Read More

This isn't an election: It's a civil war, and our side isn't necessarily winning

Trump has cut the heart out of our democracy, and he's not finished. If we don't end him, we lose everything → Read More

Can we stop tiptoeing around the fact that Trump is behaving like a dictator?

We're slipping further into fascism as Trump indulges all his worst instincts, with the help of his toadies → Read More

I have seen the future: Donald Trump is going to get worse

In his victory celebration, Trump hasn't yet announced the arrests of Nancy Pelosi and Adam Schiff. Give him time → Read More

The Putin defense: How far will Donald Trump go now to stay in power?

It’s a short distance from Trump saying “I can do anything I want” to “I can be president as long as I want" → Read More

Donald Trump is the O.J. of American politics — and we know how that story ends

Everyone knows he murdered the Constitution, yet the verdict in his Senate trial is a foregone conclusion → Read More

The man who knows too much: Lev Parnas is the smoking gun on Ukraine scandal

Parnas says Trump, Pence, Pompeo, Bolton and Giuliani all knew. He is why no witnesses will testify in the Senate → Read More