Trumpism – Donald Trump’s World View


Whether you like it or not, Donald Trump is the President of the United States. I’ve been trying to understand his world view, which I call Trumpism.


Winning is Everything

Desire for Complete Power

There’s a big difference between the CEO of a business and the President of the United States. First of all, you’re not actually in charge. Congress is your boss.  Coming from business, not government, you can see that Trump admires people who can exercise authoritarian control.


Truth Doesn’t Matter

Using the Media to Get Attention

It’s all about getting the attention of the American people. Donald masterfully uses the media to get it. Donald doesn’t hate the media. He loves the media and they love him.

Chaos Management Style

Punish Your Enemies

Never Lets Go of the Campaign

He prefers the campaign. He could go to a rally and have fans cheer him on. It feeds him. So, he’s never let it go.

More Comfortable Outside of Washington

(Photo by Mark Taylor)