Are Nazis as American as Apple Pie?

The United States is still a long way from the fevered atmosphere of Germany in 1933

Project Syndicate
Aug 17, 2017 · 4 min read
People gather in front of the White House on August 13, 2017 in Washington, DC for a vigil in response to the death of a counter-protestor in the August 12th ‘Unite the Right’ rally the turned violent in Charlottesville, Virginia — ZACH GIBSON/AFP/Getty Images

By James Whitman

Is the United States threatened by Nazism? The short answer is no, notwithstanding the frightening events in Charlottesville, Virginia, this past weekend.

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