Author Archives: Harriet Feinberg

Why Trump can’t learn: An educated guess by a veteran teacher

Dyslexia may explain a lot about the twisted behavior of the president.

While dyslexia has been mentioned now and then as one of the reasons Donald Trump is so ignorant of what it takes to govern in a free society, I want to explore it as foundational to his inability to learn and grow while in office—and also as a way to link disparate troubling elements in his makeup. Continue reading