Donald Trump is a grifter who paid a massive fraud settlement shortly before assuming office. He has surrounded himself with like-minded grifters. His former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, was secretly collecting payments from a foreign government while advising the Trump transition team. The self-dealing has never stopped. Several new examples have popped up in the last day alone.
“Ayn Rand's 'philosophy' is nearly perfect in its immorality, which makes the size of her audience all the more ominous and symptomatic as we enter a curious new phase in our society.... To justify and extol human greed and egotism is to my mind not only immoral, but evil.” - Gore Vidal