Prof.: Nobody In GOP "More Than Three Handshakes Away From A Nazi"

Zero Hedge | 11/8/2018 | Staff
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A New York professor asserted on Monday that there is “nobody” in the current Republican party who is “more than three handshakes away from a Nazi."

Angus Johnston, a professor at Hostos Community College, part of the City University of New York, made the statement in a response to recent reports that Republican Kris Kobach, who President Donald Trump endorsed for Kansas governor accepted donations from white nationalists.

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"There's nobody in the contemporary GOP who's more than three handshakes away from a Nazi,” Johnston said, who describes himself as an “advocate of American student activism.”

The professor referenced Iowa Republican Rep. Steve King, whose recent campaign ad was widely criticized as racist.

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“I'm convinced that this is the biggest reason the Republican Party has been so reluctant to repudiate Steve King, even as the costs of embracing him have risen,” Johnston said.

“They're scared to death of the precedent.”

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But the professor did not substantiate his claim beyond Kobach and King.

Johnston expressed delight earlier in 2018 when neighboring Democrats did not offer financial help to the Lincoln, Nebr. GOP office after vandals threw bricks through the office...
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