I'm not really all that mysterious

Maybe Trump Isn't Hitler

If you don’t like comparing Trump to Hitler, maybe you can just compare Trump to Ferdinand Marcos?

Paul Manafort’s Wild and Lucrative Philippine Adventure • As Ferdinand Marcos used his fortune to cling to power, he found an ally in Trump’s campaign chairman. • 2016 Jun 10 • Kenneth P. Vogel • Politico

Also, if there was any doubt, the Reagan administration was kind of evil….

Paul Manafort has made a career of keeping dictators in power.

The Quiet American • Paul Manafort made a career out of stealthily reinventing the world’s nastiest tyrants as noble defenders of freedom. Getting Donald Trump elected will be a cinch. • 2016 Apr 28 • Franklin Foer • Slate

Manafort is also still getting paid by a Ukrainian politician who is pro-Putin.

Is Donald Trump’s Campaign Manager Still on the Payroll of a Ukrainian Political Leader? • Paul Manafort has long advised Ukrainian politicians—and he may not have stopped. • 2016 Aug 1 • Pema Levy • Mother Jones

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