Every society has the potential for a Nazi style take over. And as the world becomes increasingly crowded and wars and global warming force large segments of people to pour into those of another culture, tribal impulses will become evermore inflamed around the planet. Thus Trump like demagogues will have lots of hate and anger with which to work their devil’s deed.

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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