Calico Jack – Who invented The Big Lie?
When I was researching the make knowingly telling politically expedient lies illegal post, I came across the Walter Langer’s assessment of Hitler for the OSS and Henry Murray’s analysis of Hitler’s personality, both published in 1943. I was struck by how similar Trump’s and Hitler’s techniques were. Of course, it has become a social media trope to say that Trump’s America is following in the footsteps of Hitler’s Germany, but when you look at the specifics of Hitler’s recommendations for how to subvert a nation and compare it to what Trump’s been doing, it becomes frighteningly clear that, intentionally or not, the Ol’ Pussy Grabber is using Hitler’s playbook to subvert our nation.
In this post, we’ll look at the ways that Trump has adapted Hitler’s Big Lie to his own purposes. Our next…
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