SCOT LEHIGH: America, Donald Trump owes you an apology

Boston Globe‎ – Since Donald Trump finally abandoned the birther nonsense he had long indulged, the big question has been whether he will apologize to Barack Obama.

But that’s not the right question. The real issue is this: Will he apologize to the citizens of the United States for degrading our democracy and our discourse by trafficking in absurd, irresponsible, racially tinged conspiracy theories designed to kindle suspicions that a popularly elected president was somehow illegitimate?