- Sally Kohn: That many fellow Americans have been willing to vote in primaries for Trump, a protofascist hatemonger, is depressing
- Fellow citizens, she says: Wake up! History shows that waiting as hate takes hold in a country can have disastrous results
- She says Americans must stand against the forces of hate in this election and not stand by silently
Sally Kohn is an activist, columnist and television commentator. Follow her on Twitter: @sallykohn. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)Since Super Tuesday, I've been depressed. Admittedly, it was a long time coming. But somehow the realization that a significant percentage of my fellow Americans have been willing to cast a ballot for a protofascist hatemonger somehow finally sunk in.