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Don't Know Much About History - by Michael Winesap

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'One of Trump’s least appealing traits is  his total lack of interest in history or pretty much anything that somehow doesn’t pump up his ego or profits.  History, the system of checks and balances and the Constitution itself are just getting in Trump’s way, despite his prior claims to regard as inviolate the original language of the founders.'It’s deeply dangerous for all of us. and all the more perilous when you have a president who uses “America First” as a campaign slogan, revealing little knowledge of the isolationist movement before World War II; whose press secretary makes statements comparing Nazi Germany's use of poison gas to Syria, & who calls Sen. Elizabeth Warren “Pocahontas,” demonstrating a willful, repugnant ignorance of Native American history that goes all the way back to a time some 24 years ago when he claimed owners of tribal casinos “are not Indians.” 

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