Trump’s fanatical ‘cult’ 

No one will ever mistake former Republican Joe Walsh for a centrist, let alone a liberal or a progressive: the former Illinois congressman was very active in the Tea Party movement during the Barack Obama years. But Walsh seems to have done some soul-searching in recent months; he’s still hard-right

Source: Republican ex-congressman and Tea Party activist: The GOP establishment has become Trump’s fanatical ‘cult’ – Alternet.org

Trump as Jim Jones? 

Cults usually are one-man religions. A magnetic, dictatorial, dogmatic, demagogue draws throngs of followers and leads them into lala-land, sometimes dangerously. Jim Jones took 900 gullible adherents to cyanide suicide. David Koresh brought 70 Branch Davidians to fiery death. Shoko Asahara sent his Supreme Truth believers to plant nerve gas in Tokyo’s subway. Yahweh ben More

Source: Trump as Jim Jones? – CounterPunch.org

Impeachment: A struggle to save democracy from the pathological cult of Donald Trump 

There are many different ways to view the Trump impeachment process, but perhaps the most important, if least recognized one is to view it as a part of struggle to preserve American democracy from destruction at the hands of predatory individuals utterly lacking in conscience.It’s well recognize

Source: Impeachment: A struggle to save democracy from the pathological cult of Donald Trump – Alternet.org