Understanding Trump's Divide and Conquer Strategy

The biggest threat to authoritarianism is unity. United we stand. Divided we fall.

Divider-In-Chief rules us exactly following this ancient principle. Divide and rule (or divide and conquer, from Latin dīvide et īmpera) in politics and sociology is gaining and maintaining power by breaking up larger concentrations of power into pieces that individually have less power than the one implementing the strategy.