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Trumpism

On May 14th last I put up a post which I entitled “The Authoritarian Personality.” In it I explored possible reasons why some voters consistently cast their ballots against their own self interest. https://toritto.wordpress.com/2015/05/14/the-authoritarian-personality-3/ “Why do people vote against their … Continue reading

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The Authoritarian Personality

Why do people vote against their own economic interests? Why do people willingly support authoritarian governments? Why would a virtual pauper vote for a candidate who wants to dismantle the “liberal” safety net? A candidate who calls him a “moocher”, … Continue reading

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