Do Trump supporters want the US to become an authoritarian government where Trump has absolute power and there is no freedom of the press?
- Anonymous12 months agoFavourite answer
Trumpsters appear to consider Trump as above the law and want him to have his way in everything, including having endless terms. However, having more than two terms and destroying freedom of the press is unconstitutional. Also, Trump has no authority to change, or eliminate the Constitution, regardless of what his Trumpsters want. Lastly, his executive privilege doesn't legally shield him from folks whom he screwed-over before he took office. So, Trump will never have the absolute power that he craves.
- Anonymous12 months ago
this is going to be fun, first like Nancy Pelosi I HATE in her world Republicans in mine Democrat's I and America hate liers like you and Democrat's, you will find that out 11/3/2020
- CousinLv 612 months ago
Obviously, they want that, and are willing to sacrifice principle and sell out values and the truth and the Constitution in order to place him in that much power. They will vote against impeachment no matter what, to a man, without ethics or faith, in order to serve this demagogue of a Leader. Only ONE Republican had enough sense of values to vote for impeachment and his bravery met with a reaction of a Mob Mentality from the rest of his party. It is not only Party "right or wrong" but Leader even when they KNOW he is wrong, no matter what, and above any other consideration. They libel their political opposition as "traitors" and slander any criticism as "treason" because of this Cult of the Beast. His symbol of the Square Osshole, so fittingly formed of four capital Ts in a circle, resembles the swastika. This is like the Fourth Reich. The Republinazis are pressuring Facebook to release the names of people on Facebook who have dissented. No Democratic principles left. Last year he encouraged the murders of 53 journalists by calling the press "enemies of the people". He sees HIMSELF as the embodiment of the State. Worse than kings like King George III were with the "divine right of kings", because no Christian king ever abrogated to himself what Hitler and Trump have.
- FlyInTheOintmentLv 412 months ago
Those who are in a cult do not see themselves as a cult. They gave up their free will to Dear Leader for the promise of some judges. Reminds me of Judas giving up Jesus. The ends never justify the means.
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- Phil MLv 712 months ago
I am a Trump supporter and this is the first I have heard that. No that is not what anyone wants. Another made up story to promote division and hatred.
- Anonymous12 months ago
If it was truly up to them, Trump would be President for Life.
- Anonymous12 months ago
Biggest nightmare of the French neh no? K
Good night and stay with God 🙏😉 and this is my first good night today hehe
- byhisello99Lv 512 months ago
Not a Trump supporter, so my answer may not matter. While I don't support Trump, I do support the constitution and am very concerned about precedents set by those obsessed with his ouster.l
I find those who blindly defend everything Trump does to be foolish, but I can understand their motivation. He was legally and constitutionally elected President, but has faced non-stop attempts to prevent him from governing. It began in January 2016 with a White House meeting of Ukrainians and Obama Admin officials to address how to deal with the apparent conflict of interest and shakedown involving Hunter Biden, Joe Biden's position running policy on Ukraine, and his shakedown attempt with aid in exchange for dropping an investigation that was getting too close. That is followed by an illegally-predicated investigation into his campaign, followed by attempts by the DNC/Clinton .campaign to enlist foreign governments to interfere in the election, to "Not My President" obstruction by overwhelming number of lawsuits, to the two year-plus Russia hoax investigation, to an impeachment attempt without a provable crime.
The precedents set during all of this have endangered the independence of the Executive Branch; the clear collusion between most of the press and the Democratic Party is sickening. Trump is not a nice person, and I don't believe he should be President. He is, whether I like it or not, and we need to let him do his job. If there is no freedom of the press, it's because the press has enslaved itself to a Democratic Party that is off the rails. I was a liberal Democrat for 49 years. Today I'm a liberal independent. I wouldn't mind a liberal press, but a partisan one threatens our Republic.Source(s): I'm an independent who reads multiple sources including WaPo, NYT, WSJ, and watches MSNBC, ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, Fox, BBC and two Spanish-language non-US news channels.
- JeancommunicatesLv 712 months ago
Press is owned by men who express their opinions so how is press free?
- ?Lv 612 months ago
No freedom of the press? They grind on him everyday! No freedom of the press, sheeze!
- 12 months ago
Trump was elected by just as many Democrats who couldn't bring themselves to vote for Hillary Clinton. We all know how corrupt she was and if you want to argue that point then please save your breath. She is evil. Also, 8 years of Obama did a lot of people in. Obamacare was passed unconstitutionally by invoking the Commerce Clause power of Congress. To mandate that I have insurance or be fined by the government is not a power that Congress possesses so it should have never happened. But, that's Obama and his groupies as I like to put it. Those same groupies are the House Democrats who clearly abused their impeachment power. So to answer your question 'yes' if you want to call Trump authoritarian then I guess I would consider that the lesser of the two evils. Do you get behind a party who believes that the Green New Deal is good for our country or that our children should be able to choose what gender they are? I'm sorry but yes, again, Trump is the obvious choice for now. You should also keep in mind that it was Obama who tried to shut down the press. Trump just likes to point out how fake they are.