Nazi Germany did not have to fight off a powerful free press tradition. Were it not for that, the Donald and his propaganda organ, Fox News, would run off to hell with this great country. Sure they’re making a nice try of it, but I only give the crudes a 10% chance of taking over as a full blown dictatorship. Not that that’s not scary enough, my friends.

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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