Hitler 1933 – Trump 2016

8 11 2016

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Of course the historical paradigm breaks down in so many ways,  there is so much that is different.  And yet I’m still finding it reasonable and necessary to make the comparison and try harder than ever not to be a “Good German”.

“Hitler was a powerful and spellbinding speaker who attracted a wide following of Germans desperate for change. He promised the disenchanted a better life and a new and glorious Germany. The Nazis appealed especially to the unemployed, young people, and members of the lower middle class.”