You don’t have to have watched too many World War Two documentaries to understand the parallels between Trump’s key players and Nazi operatives of the last century. Unfortunately either Trump’s supporters are quite fine with the similarities or they are just stone cold ignorant of history.

In any event, for those of us well versed in history, watching the Hitler playbook relentlessly unfolded by the Trump team, page by ugly page, is a frightening spectacle to behold.

Jim Ridgway, Jr. military writer — author of the American Civil War classic, “Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis.” Christmas gift, yes!

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