Interesting article from Politico:
I asked you what most defines Donald Trump supporters, what would you say? They’re white? They’re poor? They’re uneducated?
You’d be wrong.In fact, I’ve found a single statistically significant variable predicts whether a voter supports Trump—and it’s not race, income or education levels: It’s authoritarianism.
A little scary if true. The generally perceived need for an authoritarian leader is likely what swept Adolf Hitler into office in the 1930’s.
On the other hand, isn’t authoritarianism one of the traits generally associated with a strong leader?