Donald Trump, Jr. was mocked relentlessly on social media on Monday after he claimed that “Freedom is losing ground to tyranny very quickly.” Junior made the comments after his father lost the state of Georgia for the third time on Monday. But there’s a reason why Trump, Jr. is ranting about “freedom,” and it is likely because his could be on the line now that his dad’s job title can’t keep his family out of trouble. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

This video originally aired as a Tier 3 member-exclusive. Not a member? Become one today!

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced