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Thursday, August 24, 2017
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Spicer, Press Secretary, Media

Under Fire, Sean Spicer Apologizes For Holocaust Remark

Comparing Assad to Hitler, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said even the Nazi dictator “didn’t sink to using chemical weapons…on his own people” prompting accusations of Holocaust denial and demands for his firing. He made the remarks only hours before the second night of Passover, a Jewish holiday celebrating liberation from oppressors.

April 11, 2017
Dr. Seuss

What Dr. Seuss Can Teach Us About Donald Trump

Asked to explain his political views, Theodor Geisel — better known as Dr. Seuss — once said that he was “against people who push other people around.” Were he alive today, he would surely be using his sharp pen to make fun of Donald Trump.

March 4, 2017
Danziger hears echoes of 1939 in Austrian far right alliance with Russia

Danziger: Echoes Of 1939

Danziger hears echoes of 1939’s Molotov-Ribbentrop pact in the new agreement between the Austrian far right party and the Putin regime in Moscow.

December 21, 2016

#EndorseThis: Trump Gets Swastika Golf Balls, Celebrates How Brexit Makes Him Money

Trump added that the pound’s depreciation after the Brexit vote would be good for his business.

June 24, 2016

Cartoon: Cable News Now Available In Hell

Hitler and Mussolini have a few tips.

May 31, 2016

Late Night Roundup: The Hitler/Trump Comparisons

Conan O’Brien decided that with everybody comparing Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler, he would bring on a special guest to respond to the charge.

March 11, 2016

Two Former Presidents Of Mexico Compare Trump To Hitler

Former Pres. Felipe Calderón: “He is acting and speaking out against immigrants that have a different skin color than he does, it is frankly racist.”

February 27, 2016

New Kasich Video: Beware — Donald Trump Is Like Hitler

There’s been lots of talk about the fascist tendencies of Donald Trump’s presidential campaigns — but now one of his Republican rivals is officially going there.

November 25, 2015

‘Fascist’ Trump Isn’t First Demagogue Laughed Off As A Buffoon

Whether Trump may be accurately defined as a “fascist” or not, his political ascent increasingly resembles a “Saturday Night Live” version of the rise of Hitler or Mussolini. Both dictators were mocked as buffoons in their day, but when they suddenly came to power, the joke was no longer quite so funny.

August 25, 2015

Cartoon: German Anti-Immigrant Leader Dresses Up Like Hitler

Nazi cosplay is never a good idea.

January 22, 2015

Historic Main Gate At Germany’s Dachau Concentration Camp Stolen

A gate bearing the Nazi slogan “Arbeit macht frei” (work sets you free) was stolen from the Dachau concentration camp.

November 3, 2014

Weekend Reader: ‘The Mantle Of Command: FDR At War, 1941-1942’

Today the Weekend Reader brings you The Mantle of Command: FDR at War, 1941-1942 by award-winning biographer Nigel Hamilton. Based on years of archival research, The Mantle of Command is a comprehensive account of President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s strong leadership during a pivotal time, as well as the crucial decisions he made when developing a strategy to defeat Hitler and Japan at […]

June 14, 2014

Donnelly Says Obama Is Like Hitler, Stalin On Gun Control

By Chris Megerian and Seema Mehta, Los Angeles Times SACRAMENTO, California — California Assemblyman Tim Donnelly, a Republican candidate for governor, on Tuesday likened President Barack Obama to dictators such as Adolf Hitler and Josef Stalin on the issue of gun control. The comparison, issued in a tweet, included an image with two rows of portraits. […]

March 5, 2014