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It is surprising that Mr. Trump exudes so much hate and wink-drama when his grandfather was a German (mage, Sydney Times)

Politico, Aug 14, 2018

Stephen Miller is an Immigration Hypocrite. I know Because I’m His Uncle If my nephew’s ideas on immigration had been in force a century ago, our family would have been wiped out -David Glosser

…Acting for so long in the theater of right-wing politics, Stephen and Trump may have become numb to the resultant human tragedy and blind to the hypocrisy of their policy decisions. After all, Stephen’s is not the only family with a chain immigration story in the Trump administration. Trump’s grandfather is reported to have been a German migrant on the run from military conscription to a new life in the United States, and his mother fled the poverty of rural Scotland for the economic possibilities of New York City. (Trump’s in-laws just became citizens on the strength of his wife’s own citizenship.) These facts are important not only for their grim historical irony but because vulnerable people are being hurt. They are real people, not the ghoulish caricatures portrayed by Trump. ….

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