William Pelley: Rousing the US’s fascist rabble
Donald Trump is not the first US presidential candidate to inspire fascistic militia-like supporters, writes PAULINE MURPHY
EARLIER this year Donald Trump sent out a tweet to his legion of followers in which he used a quote from Benito Mussolini: “It is better to live one day as a lion than 100 years as a sheep.”
A month later a new account was created on Twitter called @lionsoftrump and its first tweet simply stated: “The Lion Guard is born.”
The Lion Guard describes itself as a “civilain group dedicated to the safety and security of Trump supporters.” These unofficial guardians of Trump... read more
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