Designed by Goebells in the 30s and revived Roger Ailes in the 90s and brought back for Trump today It’s the Murdoch/ Fox/Trump channel at it’s Goebellian prime. Straight from the neo-Nazi handbook of public persuasion of fear hate and racism. (ODT)
‘This is distracting, divisive Donald at his worst’
The video was discussed at length by Cuomo and Don Lemon on Wednesday.
After pointing out that “much of the footage” in the ad “comes from Fox,” a network often praised by Trump and once-helmed by Ailes, the “Willie Horton” ad creator, Cuomo called both ads “grossly distorted, bigoted, but also effective.”
With only five days until the midterm elections, Trump has returned to immigration with renewed gusto. His anti-immigration stance was critical to his success during the 2016 presidential election and “he is counting on similarly inflammatory words and images to help the GOP hold its congressional majorities,” The Washington Post‘s Seung Min Kim reported. Just this week, Trump publicly vowed to end birthright citizenship and said he would deploy as many as 15,000 active-duty troops to the border.
“I don’t see anything in this video that I haven’t heard from the president consistently for the past couple of years,” .”It’s a naked appeal to fear and hate, and it is racist,”