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(not satire – it’s the Daily Mail!)

The leader of Pegida – a rising German far-right group – likes to dress up as Hitler:

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But just a week ago, the Daily Mail was so impressed with Pegida they sent one of their reporters to join one of its marches.

And after they got to know them, the newspaper decided the far-right followers of the Hitler impersonator were “rational folks“:

Daily Mail on Pegida1

……… as well as “decent German people“:

Daily Mail on Pegida2

 

Of course there’s nothing new about the Daily Mail enthusiastically supporting the rise of a far-right German leader.

For example, here’s the great-grandfather of the present owner of the Mail – Lord Rothermere – with a good friend of his:rothermere

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Incidentally, Pegida is popping up in the UK too.

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