That's a pretty good explanation, but what's your point? I will guess you are positing that the curent administration is headed toward oligarchy. Is that right? if so, I think you are mistaken.
Actually we are a democratic republic...we elect, not appoint, most of our leaders.
Main Entry: re·pub·lic
Etymology: French république, from Middle French republique, from Latin respublica, from res thing, wealth + publica, feminine of publicus public — more at real, public
1 a (1): a government having a chief of state who is not a monarch and who in modern times is usually a president (2): a political unit (as a nation) having such a form of government b (1): a government in which supreme power resides in a body of citizens entitled to vote and is exercised by elected officers and representatives responsible to them and governing according to law (2): a political unit (as a nation) having such a form of government c: a usually specified republican government of a political unit <the French Fourth Republic>
What's so funny 'bout peace love and understanding?