Obama Compares Today’s Political Climate Under Trump to Nazi Germany

Obama Compares Today’s Political Climate Under Trump to Nazi GermanyFormer President Barack Obama at an event in Chicago Tuesday night compared today’s political climate under President Donald Trump to Nazi Germany.

He said that if citizens and lawmakers become complacent and neglect to tend to the “garden of democracy,” they risk American society falling apart like it did in Germany in the 1930’s.

“You have to tend to this garden of democracy, otherwise things can fall apart fairly quickly. And we’ve seen societies where that happens,” Obama said at the Economic Club of Chicago.Obama Compares Today’s Political Climate Under Trump to Nazi Germany