Garden Snakes

With the increased attention being focused on Richard Spencer and others, neo-Nazis are having a moment. Such events, even on American soil, are nothing new. “In 1939, 20,000 Americans rallied in New York’s Madison Square Garden to celebrate the rise of Nazism – an event largely forgotten from American history.” Here’s a short film from (fellow NextDraft subscriber) Marshall Curry. A Night at the Garden. (Sadly, some of the contents of the speech will sound all too familiar.)

+ WaPo: When Nazis rallied in Manhattan, one working-class Jewish man from Brooklyn took them on.

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