Will Trump trump Brexit?

Back in April, under the headline In Gratitude and Appreciation of Donald Trump, I posted my views on a mass event that had forcibly seized the attention of the US populous and millions of others across the globe—the race for the Republican nomination for the US presidency, with a certain Mr. Trump endearingly staking his claim. At the time, I deliberately chose the word alarming to describe the disturbing prospect of Mr. Trump winning the Republican candidacy. Alarming, not only because of Donald’s clearly exhibited personality flaws, but also to suggest that the unfolding events had to be a wakeup call not just to the American electorate, but to any nation or community of people purporting to practice democracy.

The main point of my post however, was to highlight the deep-seated psychological issue bubbling to the surface of our conscious awareness and causing events to manifest in such Continue reading “Will Trump trump Brexit?”