In 1939, the German American Bund organized a rally of 20,000 Nazi supporters at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

NYC. All of these attendees are Americans.

“The footage is so powerful,” continued Curry, “it seems amazing that it isn’t a stock part of every high school history class. This story was likely nudged out of the canon, in part because it’s scary and embarrassing. It tells a story about our country that we’d prefer to forget.”

If you can’t see a resemblance between this and one of 45’s MAGA rallies, then I’m not sure how to help you.