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Arnold Schwarzenegger condemns Trump as ‘worst president ever’ after Capitol riot

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Arnold Schwarzenegger issued a prolonged video assertion Sunday condemning Donald Trump for the violent sacking of the U.S. Capitol. 

The actor and former GOP governor of California posted a greater than seven-minute video on Twitter addressing the siege of the Capitol constructing final week by a pro-Trump mob.

Schwarzenegger started by noting that he immigrated to the USA from Austria, the place he noticed plenty of the guilt and heartbreak that former Nazi troopers skilled following World Conflict II.

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“I grew up in Austria, and I’m very conscious of Kristallnacht, or the ‘Night time of Damaged Glass.’ It was an evening of rampage towards the Jews carried out in 1938 by the Nazi equal of the Proud Boys,” he mentioned within the video. “Wednesday was the Day of Damaged Glass proper right here in the USA. The damaged glass was within the home windows of the USA Capitol, however the mob didn’t simply shatter the home windows of the Capitol, they shattered the concepts we took with no consideration. They didn’t simply break down the doorways of the constructing that housed American democracy. They trampled the very ideas on which our nation was based.”

Arnold Schwarzenegger released a lengthy statement about the riots at the U.S. Capitol

Arnold Schwarzenegger launched a prolonged assertion in regards to the riots on the U.S. Capitol (Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

Schwarzenegger went on to disclose that his father used to return residence drunk when he was a toddler and abuse him and his mom. 

“I didn’t maintain him completely accountable as a result of our neighbor was doing the identical factor to his household and so was the subsequent one over,” he mentioned. “I heard it with my very own ears and noticed it with my very own eyes.”

“It began with lies, and lies, and lies and intolerance. So, being from Europe, I’ve seen firsthand how issues can spin uncontrolled,” he added.

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He stopped wanting saying that America was headed in the identical course as pre-war Germany, however famous that the present state of affairs might result in “dire penalties” for U.S. democracy. 

From there, Schwarzenegger turned his sights immediately on Trump and his Republican supporters. 

“President Trump tried to overturn the outcomes of an election, and of a good election. He sought a coup by deceptive individuals with lies. My father and our neighbors had been misled additionally with lies, and I do know the place such lies lead,” he mentioned. “President Trump is a failed chief. He’ll go down in historical past because the worst president ever. The nice factor is that he’ll quickly be as irrelevant as an outdated tweet. However what are we to make of these elected officers who’ve enabled his lies and his treachery? I’ll remind them of what Teddy Roosevelt mentioned: ‘Patriotism means to face by the nation. It doesn’t imply to face by the president.’” 

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The actor then held up a prop sword from his film “Conan” and defined {that a} sword will get stronger the extra it’s tempered by a blacksmith. He likened that to the trials and tribulations that American democracy has undergone all through the years, suggesting that the nation is stronger for it. 

He concluded by calling on everybody to rally behind President-elect Joe Biden.

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“We have to heal not as Republicans or Democrats, however as Individuals. Now, to start this course of, it doesn’t matter what your political affiliation is, I ask you to affix me in saying to President-elect Biden, ‘President-elect Biden, we want you nice success as our president. For those who succeed, our nation succeeds. We help you with all our hearts as you search to carry us collectively.’

“And to those that assume they’ll overturn the USA Structure, know this — you’ll by no means win. President-elect Biden, we stand with you right now, tomorrow and ceaselessly in protection of our democracy and those that would threaten it.’”

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