Trump’s deplorables have been radicalized by Breitbart, Fox News, and extremist Christian academies.
Weak willed people are susceptible to the propaganda of a strongman like Trump. One sees the same phenomenon in Turkey and Russia.
Trump supporters are precisely the sort that “founders” like Hamilton and Madison worried about.
Worse yet, the Republican Party is acting as a fifth column.
The first act of Trump’s presidency is likely unconstitutional. It won’t be the last time this happens. The courts are the only thing that stand between democracy and dictatorship.
Today when celebrities advocate for social change they are ridiculed by the professional outragetariat and resentful proles. That’s the main difference between the 1960s and now.
Russia’s main export under Mr Putin is violence.
Few Americans knew who Hamilton was before the musical hit the stage.
It’s all about the Benjamins, though.