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Documentarian Ken Burns warned Trump’s rise would be ‘Hitler-esque’—here’s what else he said

February 18, 2020

Was Ken Burns right about this? To a large degree I think he was. I hope we can prevent Trump from causing as much damage as Hitler. – rjc

“…He (Trump) represents the greatest threat to American democracy since the Second World War. He is so fundamentally un-American…” — Ken Burns on Donald Trump, 2016 Variety Interview The above quote is by award-winning filmmaker and documentarian…

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  1. Those who study history and know the man saw it coming. We have failed in ignoring the warning signs.

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  2. Reblogged this on The Secular Jurist and commented:
    Excerpt: “I have never in my professional life ever spoken out in this way. I certainly have my own opinions and have a yard sign at elections and make sure I vote. But I spoke out because he represents the greatest threat to American democracy since the Second World War. He is so fundamentally un-American, and not only because he is unqualified, but because he is mentally unsuited. He represents a kind of strong man, narcissistic thing that represents the potential death of the Republic. All of my films are about the United States and all of them are about trying to understand how it works and how it doesn’t work, and I just felt compelled to speak out.”

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  3. Margie G. Martinez permalink

    We can only hope and pray the current corrupt POTUS is found out before it is too late. Follow the money. What did Guiliani accomplish in Ukraine and for who?

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