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Response to Eliot Rosewater (Reply #19)

Sat Oct 17, 2020, 07:54 PM

20. His fans/cult considers those as added bonus features.

The more he stinks of rot, the more they love him.

This article is excellent and makes 100% sense, well worth the read. It was posted on DU before....
https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/finding-positivity/202009/john-deans-authoritarian-nightmare

"...the psychological make-up of President Trump's base. Among their conclusions:

President Trump is an authoritarian leader.
Authoritarianism is deeply embedded in America today.

Trump's base is compromised of personality types that include social dominators, authoritarian followers, as well as "double highs" who combine the worst traits of the two.

Prejudice is the glue that holds this coalition together.

Religious beliefs are not really that important to those who identify as religious fundamentalist or evangelical; not compared with the power that fear and prejudice have over them."

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