Historical curiosity of the Inaugural Speech

Trump Inauguration, 2017:

  • Mothers and children trapped in poverty in our inner cities; rusted-out factories scattered like tombstones across the landscape of our nation; an education system flush with cash, but which leaves our young and beautiful students deprived of knowledge; and the crime and gangs and drugs that have stolen too many lives and robbed our country of so much unrealized potential. This American carnage stops right here and stops right now.

Translation of Hitler’s first Address as Chancellor, 1933:

  • The misery of our people is appalling! The starving millions of unemployed proletarians in industry are being followed by the impoverishment of the entire middle-class and artisan professions. When this disintegration ultimately reaches the German peasants, we will be confronted by a catastrophe of unfathomable dimensions. For not only will the Reich disintegrate, but with it a 2000-year-old inheritance, the most valuable assets of human culture and civilization. The warning signs of this approaching disintegration are all about us.

Those sound very similar. 

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