Autocracy: Rules for Survival

(NYBooks)  – Masha Gessen:

Trump is anything but a regular politician and this has been anything but a regular election. He is probably the first candidate in history to win the presidency despite having been shown repeatedly by the national media to be a chronic liar, sexual predator, serial tax-avoider, and race-baiter who has attracted the likes of the Ku Klux Klan. Most important, Trump is the first candidate in memory who ran not for president but for autocrat – and won. …

nybooks s3/nov/10 survival

Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump

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