“By the same token, it is responsible, and indeed our moral imperative, to point out parallels between actions taken by the Trump administration today and the actions taken by Germany in the 1930s before the Holocaust. 1930s Germany imposed a series of escalating steps of oppression, including demonization, discrimination and isolation of vulnerable communities, that evoke what we are seeing today. That comparison is just, and not to make the comparison would be a dereliction of our duty to ensure ‘never again’ to any people.”
Is The Comparison Just?
Here is a breakdown of the list the Anne Frank Center posted, with links to verify.
The President creates his own media.
He exploits youth at a rally.
He endorses police brutality.
He demonizes people who believe, look or love differently.