No one should feel sorry for those who choose to aid and abet this travesty of an administration. But the larger impact is something we all must worry about: One year into the Trump presidency, we effectively do not have a presidency at all.
It could be make sense for City Hall to reduce or defer some building fees or donate land for a training facility. But residents rightly expect city officials to stick to their pledge three years ago that the stadium, itself, would be privately funded.
Race and class are less important than the media attention paid to them suggests, and divisions and anxieties around sex and gender are where the essential cultural action of the Trump era really lies.