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What's the definition of demagoguery?

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Demagoguery is defined as a political leader in a democracy who uses popular prejudices and false claims and promises in order to gain power. Examples are Adolf Hitler, Huey Long, Joseph McCarthy, Anita Bryant, and Donald Trump.

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Impassioned appeals to the prejudices and emotions of the populace.

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