Let me say it this way:
Every nation must go through the valley of tears at least once
I've seen the movie "Betrayed"(ca. 1988, have it on DVD) with Tom Berenger and Debra Winger.
To me this film shows the situation in the backyard of the US - and from this Trump's potential voters.
I don't think that 30 years since then make a difference.
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