What Would Tocqueville Think of Trump?

By |2016-07-28T22:20:15-06:00July 28th, 2016|Categories: Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America, Donald Trump, Politics, Tyranny|

"I am convinced that the most advantageous situation and the best possible laws cannot maintain a constitution in spite of the manners of a country; whilst the latter may turn to some advantage the most unfavorable positions and the worst laws. The importance of manners is a common truth to which study and experience incessantly [...]