The 2016 Election's Nasty Spirit

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    WASHINGTON -- In a campaign that has involved talk of revisiting the Geneva Conventions, rewriting the 14th Amendment and rounding up and expelling 11 million people, failures of politeness, violations of manners, would seem a secondary concern. But in this political cycle, insults, invective and coarseness have been charged with a political significance. They are intended to indicate authenticity and a fighting spirit -- the liberation of politics from political correctness and elite sensibilities. Some find this invigorating; others offensive. But it is one of the ways that the...

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