Chris Matthews: ‘Hitlerian Background’ to Trump’s America First Talk

Chris Matthews reacted to President Trump‘s theme of America First during his populist inaugural address today by saying it has a “Hitlerian background.”:

“When he said today ‘America First,’ it was not just the racial… I shouldn’t say racial, the Hitlerian background to it…”

This isn’t the first time people have made this point about one of Trump’s slogans.

Matthews continued on to wonder how message about putting America’s interests first resonated in the rest of the world,

Watch above, via MSNBC.

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