John Matisonn | White House panicked over Trump's 'Reichstag moment'

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Several books released recently cast fresh light on the break down in governance at the White House after Donald Trump lost his re-election bid, and the scramble to adjust by key players in government and the Trump family, writes John Matisonn.

America's top general feared then-President Donald Trump wanted to stage a coup d’état, and bluntly compared his efforts to Germany's Nazi dictatorship under Adolf Hitler, a new book revealed this week.

As South Africans struggle to understand the outbreak of looting, sabotage and violence started by supporters of former President Jacob Zuma, several revealing new books provide insight into America's rogue former president and his relationship with armed supporters.

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