Bizarre reason behind Trump fans’ spiral
Sticks and stones may break your bones … but words can incite you to use them.
The events at the US Capitol were shocking. But not unexpected. Especially to those who have been studying the psychology behind US President Donald Trump’s MAGA movement.
Leading a force of 100 militia to the US Capitol on January 6 was a serving US army psychological warfare officer.
Captain Emily Rainey is part of the 4th Psychological Operations Group based at strife-ridden Fort Bragg in North Carolina.
She has a specific job: “(To) use the power of influence to shape the global security environment and achieve United States national security goals.
She has a distinct skills set: “Specialise in unconventional capabilities, cultural expertise, language proficiency, military deception and advanced…