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Trumpism as a Revelation of Evil

The mythic dimension of Trump’s inhumanity

On the surface, Trumpism is an anomalous combination of demagoguery and con artistry that metastasized at a high level of American society, beginning in 2016.

More specifically, a celebrity named Donald Trump exploited systemic American weaknesses, such as resentments arising from inequalities…

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Benjamin Cain

Knowledge condemns. Art redeems. I learned that as an artistic writer who did a doctorate in philosophy. We should try to see the dark comedy in all things.