This by the way is not to vilify Mr Trump neither is it an
endorsement of Mrs Clinton. I’m simply ‘fascinated’ by Mr Trump’s bold
assertions and how it seems to be acceptable to a huge percentage of the
This acceptability could be because for whatever reason,
he’s lending his powerful voice to what a lot of people are saying in their
minds inaudibly. On the other hand, his acceptability could also be because he
is so different from the perceived normal and people are so tired of the
mainstream that they are willing to be entertained by anything, no matter how
dark. Perhaps it’s simply an indication
of how degenerate our society has become.
The other day I finished reading Adolf Hitler by John
Toland, a book I found very informative. Among other things, Hitler came into
prominence at a time of national desperation, soon after WWI when economy was
I read a fascinating account of money failing so badly at
one point that a container filled with cash was left unattended on the street
for some time, when the owner got back to it; the cash had been dumped on the
street and the container stolen.
It was a very bad time and a huge percentage of the
population, rightly or wrongly blamed leadership and the so called
Pretty much like the blame culture of today, its human
nature to apportion blame. Even when there were just two humans on earth, Adam
found someone to blame and Eve bounced it.
There’s always going to be some easy targets in every
community; Immigrants, Jews, Christians, Blacks, Asians, Muslims, Sunnis, Shias,
Rich folks, Poor folks, same-sex relationships, Traveling families, the list is
America and the world really need to beware because when Hitler
started his rantings against the Jews, nobody could have imagined the level of
evil the ‘sophisticated modern’ human was capable of.
Hopefully we are not backsliding into our dark past. In
addition to the Holocaust, we’ve had Armenia, Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, Darfur etc. Reading
of these dark smudges on the history of our so called modern civilisation still
makes you shudder today.