Machiavelli’s Art of the Double Cross

The 16th-century Italian diplomat and philosopher, Niccolo Machiavelli, wrote the political treatise “The Prince.” In the book, he advocates for the use of brute force and deceit, as well as engaging in immoral acts to acquire and keep political power. More notably, Machiavelli is known for his view that the end justifies the means and that it’s better to be feared than loved, if not both. Donald Trump wrote the book “The Art of the Deal”; you can say that Machiavelli wrote the book “The Art of the Double Cross.”

Obama’s ‘Immigration Detention Centers’ Become Trump’s ‘Kids in Cages’

The Obama administration built the migrant cages, but the Media never reported this. In 2014, thousands of Central Americans crossed the border into Texas and were later held at a detention center in McAllen, TX.

The facility is similar to an outdoor garage and, because there was no space for beds, women and children slept on the concrete. Migrants remained outside for hours in the scorching hot temperatures and were fed meals consisting of bologna sandwiches and Kool-Aid.