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  •  Father Coughlin (2+ / 0-)
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    Dave in Northridge, Dirtandiron

    A vicious anti Semite, tried to introduce religion into politics

    he times had watched Father Coughlin lend support to Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini. Then at a speech Coughlin gave in the Bronx – perhaps his most famous – he gave a Nazi salute and yelled out, "When we get through with the Jews in America, they'll think the treatment they received in Germany was nothing."  Proving this statement wasn't a one-time lapse of judgment, Coughlin stated "Jewish persecution only followed after Christians first were persecuted," after the Jews across Germany were attacked, killed and burned out of hous
    e and home.

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