‘Donald Trump has spent decades in the spotlight, as wealthy real-estate developer, a reality-television star, and, in the past year and a half, an extremely effective political agitator, if not a smooth political operator.

We know what he is like, and it is unreasonable to think that the office of the United States president will change much of it. The question now is what he will do.’

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