Remember when the Arizona GOP asked if people were willing to die for Trump? (Dec. 12)…
Remember when a Proud Boys leader went to the White House thanks to, he said, a "last-minute invite" & then the WH denied it had invited him? (Dec. 12)…
Remember when Sen. Lindsey Graham was pictured sitting with a Proud Boys leader at the Trump Hotel? (Oct. 2)…
Remember when Trump said, on national television: "Proud Boys — stand back and stand by." (Sept. 29)
Remember when it was obvious that "White nationalists have found a champion they can get excited about in Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump"? (Jan. 14, 2016)?…
Remember the neo-Confederates on the ground in South Carolina rallying for him during the 2016 primary, drawn by his anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim rhetoric?…

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