“Plutocracy” and “kleptocracy” are inadequate to the present moment. So it was a pleasant surprise to learn there’s a word that means “rule by the worst”. Assuming the Electoral College doesn’t do its duty tomorrow, we now have terminology that fits the bill.
I was so happy to find fitting language for phrases like “America is now ruled by a …” and “The Orange Menace is a true …” that I wrote about it on Daily Kos. That’s a busy site where liberals and progressives discuss current events, such as the end of the world as we know it.
If you want to know more, please visit my post over there. Thank you and good luck.