The Trump Administration and Plato’s Critique of Democracy

Since 2016 it has become somewhat commonplace to hear critics of the Trump administration refer to him as a . Arguably, there is no better word for it, with the way he has continually appealed to fear and patriotic bravado to mobilize his supporters, while neglecting to give the slightest semblance of an argument in defense of the vast majority of his views. Even for months prior…