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Birds of a feather? President Trump and Lyndon LaRouche

Published on November 4, 2016 By Dennis King

Introduction The election of Donald Trump as U.S. President was not just reality-TV magic. It was the culmination of a succession of efforts, dating back more than a century, to inject conspiracy theories and bigotry into the election process on a massive scale by way of populist upheavals and the sly manipulation of legitimate concerns. […]

Denial and self-deception: how Trump’s fans defend his anti-Semitic use of the Star of David

Published on July 5, 2016 By Dennis King

I’ve been monitoring the efforts of Trump supporters (including some who are, or hint at being, Jewish) to dampen the controversy triggered by his July 2 tweeting of an image of the Jewish star (Star of David) and Hillary Clinton, with a pile of cash in the background. Although Trump aides have replaced the Jewish […]