Maybe I’m a gittin’ too paranoid, but many people can’t avoid seeing this themselves
In a recent Media Matters article about the ‘endless Nazi references’ made by the right-wing commentators, an effort was made to outline the many ways the tea party conservatives were demonizing the Obama regime by relentlessly comparing him to Hilter’s Nazi Germany.
The first article gives a run down of characteristic complaints voiced by the tea party:
“Clinging to persecution fantasies that seem to grow darker each year, conservative voices continue to hype doomsday scenarios in which President Obama is scheming to confiscate firearms, socialize American medicine, silence his critics through brute political force, and wage violent class warfare. Allegedly under siege at every turn as their freedoms are stripped away, conservatives embrace an imagined status as perennial victims.”
This is a classic technocrat gas lighting double speak propaganda tactic: point out all the legitimate issues, presenting them as absolute lunacy–like they aren’t actually happening–anyone who points these things out…
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