JANAN GANESH: Full-throttle populism has gone missing in the US
The US border is “very porous”, said the 1940s-born New Yorker with the cult following, flyaway hair and occasional blind spot for foreign strongmen. Employers of “illegal immigrants” can count on “virtually non-existent” sanctions. A travesty, as low-wage competition is the “last thing we need”.
It takes an independent soul, an awkward fit in Democratic and Republican life, to venture such heresies against received opinion.