Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Not Far from the tree: Trump's Dad was racist and Klan Member- Rick Perlstein

We now know Fred Trump was notorious enough a racist to draw the attention of Woody Guthrie, who wrote a song about him in the 1950s: “I suppose/ Old Man Trump knows/ Just how much/ Racial Hate/ he stirred up/ In the bloodpot of human hearts/ When he drawed/ That color line/ Here at his/ Eighteen hundred family project.”
A nice bit of history from Alternet

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