I almost clapped for this post until I saw this. It’s a false equivalence and ignores the over 100 year history of the anti-Semitic America First campaign. During WWI, the same America First campaign, now called MAGA, prevented many Jews from escaping the pogroms in Eastern Europe. During WWII, the same arguments and same slogans resulted in the deaths of millions who were unable to leave Europe because of quotas created under the same banner. All those “great” Americans spouting “America First” doomed millions to the Holocaust. It’s all the same thing with the same history. Also, to the anti-Islamic commenter below who claims we’ll all understand the beauty of MAGA by replacing the word hat with hijab. Sorry, no. It’s another false equivalence. No yarmulke or hijab is equivalent to the hatred spouted in the MAGA hat which has no purpose other than to endorse a very old hatred of others. It’s worn to be provocative, to threaten and to taunt and for no other reason. It’s not a religion. It’s a slogan of hate, exclusion and death. It will kill because it has already killed, WWI, WWII and even today in synagogue and mosque shootings and the murder of Heather Heyer.

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