Actions taken by crazy leaders like Stalin, Hitler and Trump are often people on a grand suicide mission — mass murders bent on taking as many folks as possible along with them before they bite the dust. Moreover many of their most fanatical followers are on a virtual suicide mission along with them.

Jim Ridgway, Jr. military writer — author of the American Civil War classic, “Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis.” Christmas gift, yes!

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