Senate Republicans are now gearing up to acquit Trump in an impeachment trial on the specious rationale that putting a former officeholder on trial is unconstitutional, even though legal scholars, including some from the conservative Federalist Society, have broadly affirmed the constitutionality of such a proceeding.
Newt Gingrich, who attacked the FBI’s recent raid of Trump attorney Michael Cohen, is now being attacked himself for his ridiculous and unpatriotic comments. In a television interview on Fox News Gingrich directly compared the United States’ top law enforcement agency to both Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin (who killed 20 million people) and the Nazis’ secret police force, the Gestapo.
— The Hill (@thehill) April 12, 2018
In a tweet, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer expressed his displeasure with Gingrich by reminding us that the Gestapo “rounded up and helped murder millions of Jews,” adding that “The FBI did not. Do not ever ever try to equate the two.”
The Gestapo rounded up and helped murder millions of Jews. The FBI did not. Do not ever ever try to equate the two. https://t.co/kjard5lJq8
The decision by the Trump White House to change the statement was intentional, not accidental.
It is true, Trump is a fascist, but so are Republicans, the Koch brothers, and millions of angry white racist evangelicals and the Tea Party
Of course the Americans putting Goebbels's propaganda tactics into practice are Fox News, neo-conservatives, Republicans, and their religious right sycophants, and their big lie is that the greatest threat to this nation is every person who adheres to the Muslim faith.
During his radio broadcast on Monday, conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh used the recent scandal surrounding a VA hospital in Arizona as a way to compare President Obama to Hitler.
Ted Cruz has been compared to a lot of things lately. However, a comparison to a monomaniacal mouse from a 1990s cartoon suits him best.
The latest attempt by the religious right to circumvent the Constitution involves claiming that prohibiting teachers from teaching the bible as science infringes on their academic freedom.
If you believe easily debunked hysteria offered up by right wing cons and grifters, you are a victim of your own failure to think and hence should not be allowed to own a dangerous weapon.
Fundies claim failure to teach Christianity in public schools is mental molestation - say it ought to be punished like physical molestation