Trump inherited millions from his father, who was a Klan sympathizer (or member), a landlord so cruel that the legendary leftie folksinger Woody Guthrie wrote a song denouncing him. Andrew Jackson pre-dated the Klan, but would’ve killed for an estate like the one Trump inherited. And he did.


FOCUS: Harvey Wasserman | How Trump’s Genocidal Hero Andrew Jackson Might Have “Avoided the Civil War”

Harvey Wasserman, Reader Supported News
Wasserman writes: “Donald Trump’s latest insane excursion into US history has been to claim that his great hero, Andrew Jackson, might have prevented the Civil War. Jackson, of course, would never have given up slavery, which was the cause of the war and the core of his fortune.”
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A portrait of former president Andrew Jackson hangs on the wall behind President Donald Trump, accompanied by Vice President Mike Pence, in the Oval Office at the White House in late March. (photo: Andrew Harnik/AP)

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About eslkevin

I am a peace educator who has taken time to teach and work in countries such as the USA, Germany, Japan, Nicaragua, Mexico, the UAE, Kuwait, Oman over the past 4 decades.
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