Trump’s Democratic Understanding of ‘Gone With the Wind’

The president’s 2020 campaign will attempt to convince voters that he still stands for the project of returning power and democratic politics to citizens over oligarchs and bureaucrats. He must convince them he is in the business of reforming people like the slave-owning Scarlett, who think it their right to run the lives of others, into independent business owner/operator O’Haras who succeed by uplifting others in the race of life.