Trump’s magical appeal: fears of contagion and anthropological clues


There’s a new cottage industry devoted to explanations of the quasi-mystical appeal of Donald Trump. Is he a prosperity gospel preacher? A Platonic tyrant? Or is he a truth-telling jester?At the Los Angeles Times, Peter Manseau recently tried to bring some critical theory to this exercise,

Source: Trump’s Magical Appeal: A Dated Anthropologist Offers Clues | Religion Dispatches

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s