The word Republican is now being used as a vernacular describing a diverse population of United States citizenry and has little to do with a definition related to government or governance.
Nefarious and theocrats come to mind.
What descriptors occur to you?
For your consideration.
“Why should anyone feel compelled to be subservient to a benevolent benefactor?
Put another way, what kind of mind demands to be worshipped for doing what came naturally?”