Deep state

The state that operates in the name of the people is neither deep or necessarily nefarious: it is the same state that brought us Donald Trump, whose conjuring of the ‘deep state’ and whose protestation against it is a kind of confirmation that it doesn’t exist, for if it did Donald Trump would not be President.

 Donald Trump as seen on C-Span, June, 2018.

Donald Trump as seen on C-Span, June, 2018.