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Trump, Authoritarian, Democracy

What You Need To Know About Authoritarianism

What triggers people to support authoritarian leaders? Amanda Taub details how economic, social, demographic and political trends have created a powerful force that could persist well past Donald Trump’s coming presidency.

December 14, 2016

Now We Know Why Trump Admires Putin, Kim, And The Chinese Regime

The violent misogynist attitude Trump expressed on that tape is fully consistent with the politically abusive attitude he voiced in the debate. Both represent the mindset of a vulgar authoritarian who respects no traditional boundaries of taste, decency, morality, or constitutional legality.

October 10, 2016