Authoritarianism Creeps In

One of the scariest parts of the Donald Trump regime(I don’t usually refer to it as a presidency) is the fact that, not only does Trump seem to be attracted to strong autocrats like Putin, many of his actions seem to mimic authoritarians. For example, members of Trump’s family (like his daughter, Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner) have jobs at the White House even though neither have any government experience. Authoritarians tend to keep power in the family and among their most loyal people. Amy Siskind has been keeping track of the ways (subtle and not so subtle)...

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