Sarah Schulman, author of Conflict Is Not Abuse
, talks to Lena Dunham's Lenny
magazine about whether the practice of shunning people with whom we disagree is ever useful, as well as the concept of the supremacist bully as personified by the new American president:
"Unfortunately, the election has in many ways proven the thesis of the book. On one hand, we have a bully, Trump, who is constantly telling us how victimized he is. Especially when some person or media outlet tells the truth about him, he lashes out at them as unfair or assaultive."
You can read the interview here