Last week, White House adviser Stephen Miller weirdly accused CNN reporter Jim Acosta of “cosmopolitan bias.” As this Politico article notes, using the term “cosmopolitan” as an insult has historical precedent in nationalist (and largely anti-Semitic) movements.

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I take extra annoyance at such rhetoric, since I grew up in a rural area that is now Trump country. Meanwhile, Stephen Miller grew up the son of a real estate bigwig in Santa Monica, bought a $450,000 condo in DC at age 23, and now lives in a million-dollar flat in the Gucci district.