In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey’s devastating effects on Texas, all five living former American presidents banded together to make a video announcing OneAmericaAppeal.org, a fundraising effort to raise money for a hurricane relief fund.
— NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt (@NBCNightlyNews) September 7, 2017
While Trump uses his White House to implement the most racist, xenophobic, inhumane agenda in modern history, this video is reminiscent of a time when the White House was decidedly more compassionate and dignified.
The fact that Trump is not present in the video with former Presidents Carter, Bush Sr., Clinton, Bush, and Obama is a testament to his utter lack of belonging in our nation’s most exclusive club.
Brian Tyler Cohen is a political writer, actor, and comedy sketch director. He graduated from Lehigh University with a dual degree in English and Business. He currently lives in Los Angeles.