- Zelizer: Trump's remarks on Second Amendment and Hillary Clinton grow out of logic of his campaign
- He says Trump has reveled in violent rhetoric and sought to criminalize his opponents
Julian Zelizer is a professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University and a New America fellow. He is the author of "Jimmy Carter" and "The Fierce Urgency of Now: Lyndon Johnson, Congress, and the Battle for the Great Society." The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)We can't be certain of what Donald Trump exactly intended when he warned his supporters about how a President Hillary Clinton would jettison the right to bear arms and then said: "If she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do folks. Although the Second Amendment people — maybe there is, I don't know."