Eighty Years ago today, home grown American Nazis-the German-American Bund-held a rally at Madison Square garden in New York. We’re seeing lately a revival of this malignant spirit, thanks to the foul person lurking inside the White House. His rhetoric maligning Muslims, Mexicans, African-American, and other minorities have enabled the current generation of neo-Fascists to crawl out of the woodwork and terrorize all of us.https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/madison-square-garden-nazi-rally_us_59dfb62ee4b03a7be57f29de https://archive.org/stream/ArmyTalkOrientationFactSheet64-Fascism/Fascism64_djvu.txt
Above is a memo from the War Department, dated March 24, 1945, about the nature of Fascism. I hope this country doesn’t have to relearn, the hard way, what Fascism leads to.https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/fascism-in-america-it-can-happen-here_us_5a0d74c0e4b006a16baf1f61
Here is an article in today’s Washington Post, about the great film icon John Wayne, who was an icon for America’s right wing-=for reasons you will read.