Why Trump voters are not “complete idiots”
Chris Arnade
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nice work Chris Arnade on describing the dichotomy of the “elite” vs. “everyone else”. (anti-elite?)

I suggest everyone read Erich Fromm’s “Escape from Freedom” for a deeper understanding of the craving for an authoritarian leader, a strong man, that has been going on for hundreds of years. It is a social psychology driving this desire around the world. Hint: the need for belonging you identified plays a major role.

With April 6, 2017 being the anniversary of the U.S. entering WWI, we ought to pay attention.

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