Enzo Traverso; Trump’s Savage Capitalism: The Nightmare is Real. World Policy Journal 1 March 2017; 34 (1): 13–17. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/07402775-3903760
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In his racism, misogyny, and xenophobia, Donald Trump resembles a 20th-century fascist-but historian Enzo Traverso argues the likeness is superficial. Trumpism is the product of recent transformations of capitalism, and thus he embodies something new, dangerous, and not yet fully realized.