Hillary Clinton likens Trump supporters to Nazis

Hillary Clinton likens Trump supporters to Nazis

First it was deplorables, now it’s Nazis.

Hillary Clinton supplied a pointy rebuke of former President Trump’s most up-to-date marketing campaign occasion in Ohio, saying it reminded her of a Nazi rally.

“I bear in mind as a younger scholar, , making an attempt to determine, how folks get principally introduced in by Hitler. How did that occur? I’d watch newsreels and I’d see this man standing up there ranting and raving, and other people shouting and elevating their arms. I believed, ‘What’s occurred to those folks?’” Clinton stated Friday on the Texas Tribune Competition in Austin.

“You noticed the rally in Ohio the opposite evening, Trump is there ranting and raving for greater than an hour, and you’ve got these rows of younger males with their arms raised. I believed, ‘What’s going on?’”

Clinton criticized Trump supporters on Friday.
Trump attended a Youngstown, Ohio rally for candidate J.D. Vance on Saturday, Sept. 17.
Trump attended a Youngstown, Ohio rally for candidate J.D. Vance on Saturday, Sept. 17.
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Clinton was alluding to a Sept. 17 rally in Youngstown, Ohio, for GOP senate candidate J.D. Vance, which Trump attended.

Video from the occasion reveals quite a lot of his supporters elevating their arms with the index finger pointing upward — which some took as a reference to a salute related to the Qanon conspiracy idea. Others puzzled if they may have merely been signaling “No. 1” to punctuate a degree Trump made in his speech.

“My fellow residents, this unimaginable journey we’re on collectively has solely simply begun, and it’s time to begin speaking about greatness for our nation once more. We’re one motion, one folks, one household, and one wonderful American nation,” Trump stated as dramatic music performed.

Audience members put their index finger up to symbolize America First while Trump speaks.
Viewers members put their index finger as much as symbolize America First whereas Trump speaks.
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A rep for Trump referred to as the Qanon hypothesis a “dopey conspiracy.”

“As regular, the media is working hand in hand with the Democrats weeks earlier than an election,” stated spokesman Taylor Budowich. 

Clinton has often derided the billionaire and his supporters, most famously calling them a “basket of deplorables” in the course of the marketing campaign.

Trump at the Ohio rally last weekend.
Trump on the Ohio rally final weekend.

“It looks like perpetual-failed-candidate Hillary Clinton’s basket of deplorables has run stale, not not like herself,” stated Budowich “It’s pathetic, it’s divisive, and it’s additional cementing her legacy of cringe.”

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