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Lady Freedom Returns

(14,120 posts)
Thu Nov 12, 2020, 02:32 PM Nov 2020

DU Opinion Poll

The Fighting Liberal
@texyellowdogdem

Has the Trump movement become a CULT?

Yes 98.1%
No 1.9%






Our turn. Has the Trump movement become a CULT

32 votes, 0 passes | Time left: Time expired
Yes
31 (97%)
No
1 (3%)
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DU Opinion Poll (Original Post) Lady Freedom Returns Nov 2020 OP
I would say No Sherman A1 Nov 2020 #1
Pass. No option for my opinion here, Dark n Stormy Knight Nov 2020 #2
Cult/Klan stillcool Nov 2020 #3
"Become" a cult? ... Has always been a cult. nt Binkie The Clown Nov 2020 #4
IMO, it started with Sarah Palin & the tea party. CrispyQ Nov 2020 #5

Sherman A1

(38,958 posts)
1. I would say No
Thu Nov 12, 2020, 02:34 PM
Nov 2020

it has not become a cult, it always was one. It certainly has evolved, but the fundamentals were always there.

CrispyQ

(36,640 posts)
5. IMO, it started with Sarah Palin & the tea party.
Thu Nov 12, 2020, 03:00 PM
Nov 2020

They were emboldened when they saw that both the media & the GOP wouldn't shame them for being outwardly racist. Then the Con started the birther movement & kind of became the leader. They have just become worse over the last four years with every law/norm/tradition that the Con has stomped all over.

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