Former US President Barack Obama warned about the fragility of American democracy and the rise of nationalism. It is reported Crain”s Chicago business.
“This is what happened in the 1930-ies in Germany, where, despite the democracy of the Weimar Republic and the centuries-old cultural and scientific achievements, there was Adolf Hitler,” said Obama.
Obama recalled that during the Third Reich killed 60 million people. “You should pay attention to it,” added the 44-th President of the United States.
Although the former leader did not say about the new President of the United States Donald trump, Chicago’s Crain’Bussiness admits that we are talking about him, his slogan “let’s Make America great again” and the immigration decree.
The U.S. Supreme court upheld a ban on trump’s entry into the country of citizens of six countries (Iran, Yemen, Libya, Syria, Somalia, and Sudan) in which a Muslim majority population.
The fight against illegal migrants is one of the main election promises trump. In January he signed a decree on the protection of state borders, involving the construction of a wall on the border with Mexico.