Why the James Mattis Statement Matters

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Former Defense Secretary James Mattis came out yesterday with a statement that ripped Donald Trump a new exit route from his body. He is not the first, nor will he be the last commentator on the leadership vacuum this country has been left with since Trump was elected. Trump’s presidency has been a vitally important chapter in the growth of this democracy: we all learn more by making mistakes. But it’s time to end this…