Donald Trump: Culture warrior

It's hardly a surprise that Steve Bannon declared the Trump presidency -- the one "we fought for and won" -- dead a few hours after he was banished from Trump's White House.

The former chief strategist to the President has always enjoyed a grand view of himself and, especially after helping guide Trump to victory last year, grandiose ideas about his ability to reshape the American political landscape. Bannon's plans, though, were quickly interrupted when it came time to work the levers of government. His florid notion of an ascendant "economic nationalism" -- the kind that could birth a generational coalition -- has so far wilted after just seven months in the We...