Guest post by Patch Adams
Hitler birthday poster in Milan (Il Messaggero)
Hitler’s Nazis murdered over 20 Million people but that horrendous fact doesn’t seem to be preventing a growth in the National Socialist ideology in Italy.
According to an article on The Local, supporters of Nazism celebrated Hitler’s birthday in Milan by decorating the Italian town with pro-Hitler posters:
Supporters of Adolf Hitler in Milan emblazoned the city with posters of the German dictator over the weekend in honour of his 125th birthday.
The posters were put up overnight on Saturday by members of the National Socialist Workers Movement, a neo-Nazi group that originated in the Lombardy town of Varese in 2002.
In comments published in Il Messaggero, the group said the posters were a “simple gesture” to mark the birthday of “the greatest leader that Europe has known so far”. Hitler was born on April 20th 1889.
“Every year, we feel it’s important to pay respect to a man who knew how to take a nation’s hand and guide it to rescue, until its tragic end.
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