In the Time of Trump

A list of phrases that don’t actually mean* anything:

  • In the time of Trump
  • During the Trump era
  • Taking seriously
  • Religious literacy
  • Deeply held religious belief
  • Sacred spaces
  • Culture wars
  • [Inanimate object/concept] working
  • Embodied experience
  • Post-Trump America

*These phrases may often serve as shorthand for a more precise idea. But without a clear definition, interpretation runs amok.