No matter how badly he botches everything. No matter how gravely he is wounded. No matter how weak he feels, the reality TV *president tries to pretend that everything is peachy keen.
This fulfills all of the deceptive characteristics of a con man. Smile for the camera. Take it on the chin and act as though it was no more painful than a kiss, like boxers and MMA contenders attempt to do.
The documentary, Everything is a Rich Man's Trick, just recently came to my attention. http://everythingisarichmanstrick.webs.com/watch-video
Bernie Sanders Explains What a Progressive Foreign Policy + National Security Strategy Look Like.
The Civil War was without question caused by those who wanted to maintain slavery. Those in power - the slave owners - had a financial interest to maintain the institution of slavery. It is no different than today, we exist in a system that is controlled by the wealthy. Young men and women today march off to war based on the interests of a few.