Thanks in part to the overt racism and sexism of Donald Trump, there have been numerous discussions about these issues and their prevalence in American culture. On an almost weekly basis, websites are flooded with stories about people who espouse racist or sexist views in public, on social media, and at the ballot box.
Whenever such incidents occur, Internet news sites are usually quick to condemn offenders, who sometimes suffer such consequences as loss of employment, eviction, and even criminal charges.
But there is an unspoken adage in America, and indeed in any capitalist country: Wrap evils in enough money, and they cease to be viewed as evils.
This article originally appeared at «PRAVDA.Ru»