The True Believer: Thoughts on the Nature of Mass Movements; A Book Review

Since about 2008, politics in America have gotten more and more divisive. So much so, I have often mused to myself the idea of bringing back dueling. Alexander Hamilton, one of the Founding Fathers, was killed in a duel. 

Political movements seem to be ramping up from both the far-right and far-left. Y'all

 need to get your crackpots, they're making you look bad.

Eric Hoffer wrote a book on Mass Movements in 1951. It's very insightful. Look at the quotes and try to see if it helps you understand what's going on today.