I don’t have a lot to say about this. I’m sure enough a leftie and I’m used to having opinions like mine ridiculed. I don’t like Mr. Trump. Never have. I don’t like what he says. I don’t like what happens at his events. I don’t like his many many lies, which have been well-documented by other people and won’t be repeated here.
It is not enough to say that I don’t like what I imagine what the US would be like under a hypothetical President Trump. I’m worried. I’m frightened.
I don’t like to compare things to the Nazis. I get excited sometimes and say stupid things, but I always regret it later. And I certainly don’t claim to know very much about Weimar Germany and the rise of Hitler. But if I remember correctly, it all started with talk about jobs and making Germany great again, with people willing to overlook the bad bigoted stuff because they liked the rah-rah rhetoric and the promise of prosperity. Then, all of a sudden, the world was at war, dissenters of every flavor were rounded up and taken away, and the Holocaust was in full flower and people wondered how it all happened.
I hope I’m wrong, but I see the Trump phenomenon leading us in the same direction. It has to stop before it gets truly out of control.
Make America great again. Stop Trump.