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8. Reagan's conservatism though odious is yet removed from the Trump's cult of personality
Sun Feb 11, 2024, 03:29 PM
Feb 11

Reagan was a true believer in GOP nonsense--for example he really believed trees were a major source of pollution. Trump appeals to the GOP's desire for a strong leader at any cost-- it's not even clear he believes in the GOP's positions at all. Trumphilia is in-group dynamics at its worst. Trump threatens the existence of the US as a democratic republic.

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