Daily Archives: 26/07/2016

Trump the authoritarian

In January 2016, political scientist Matthew MacWilliams said: Trump’s electoral strength — and his staying power — have been buoyed, above all, by Americans with authoritarian inclinations This assertion was backed up by an online poll of 1,800 Americans, which found that a belief in obedience to … Continue reading

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Trump the racist

When Donald Trump started out on his journey to become the Republican party’s presidential nominee, he made it very clear that he was more than prepared to push stereotypes about different ethnic (or religious) groups, saying (now quite infamously): When … Continue reading

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Trump the male chauvinist

Donald Trump, the man who owned the Miss Universe organisation for almost two decades, has become well known for his male chauvinist behaviour, including appearance-based insults and unwelcome romantic advances. He has been accused of treating women as “property” and has called breastfeeding … Continue reading

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