When I said I’m not worried now, I meant I’m not worried about a full blown Nazi style dictatorship. Sure, with a true leadership void in the White House, the country is in for a mess of problems, but I don’t currently feel that we are on the brink of seeing the end of democracy, and that is no small matter.

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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