It is no accident that the Nazi cry of Germany for the Germans is echoed by the Republican cry of America for Americans. Once upon a time there were “real” Germans and our own time brought us “real” Americans – the obvious consequence of such claims being that everybody else was an interloper, inferior – the “other.” With a single utterance, people like Sarah Palin, like Hitler before her, was able to delegitimize half of the population. The “other” become parasites attacking the health of the country. This is a claim made by both Nazis and the Religious Right. Full article here!
WGB: Wicked interesting article that I read today and wanted to share. Would love to know your thoughts after reading in it's entirety. I know the photo and title are shocking but I feel that was the writers intent to get us to read. It worked for me, he had my full attention.