With the election of Donald Trump, our government is fast becoming a mirror image of Putin’s regime in Russia. The parallels are uncanny and frightening. Mob connections and rule by the rich. In Russia, they are called oligarchs; in the US, we call them billionaires–same thing. In Russia, the police and the military rule at Putin’s direction. We are moving in the same direction. In Russia, elections are a joke. The GOP in the US would have it the same way if they could.
Trump must go