A number of critical magazine covers have featured President Trump since he took office, from Time covers highlighting the Russia probe to more recent cover stories about the backlash from the Charlottesville protest.
Like these, for instance:
Racists, anti-Semites and white supremacists. Or as @POTUS calls them, “very fine people.”
— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) August 16, 2017
Our cover this week pic.twitter.com/lYD3HLXvSC
— The Economist (@TheEconomist) August 17, 2017
But a new cover for Germany’s Stern magazine shows an image of Donald Trump draped in an American flag and giving a Nazi salute, with “Sein Kampf” (“his fight” or “his struggle”) in bold letters across the bottom.
This might take the cake for most shocking:
— Andrew Beatty (@AndrewBeatty) August 23, 2017
The language below the headline translates to “Neo-Nazis, Ku-Klux-Klan, Racism: How Donald Trump Stirs Hatred in America”:
A bold statement from a country familiar with fascism! Twitter users agree:
If this doesn’t terrify people, then they are either NOT paying attention or complicit in every way.
— Amy Kolb Tucker (@AmyKolbTucker) August 23, 2017
There have been too many travesties n USA. History of KKK/no civil rights etc. Trump’s pic on this German mag=1 of the darkest times in USA
— Carol Murray (@dixiecrl7) August 23, 2017
Horrible image, embarassed to be an American. Do not mistake my disdain for Trump in any way Anti-American. We need an actual peeps Prez!
— Auntie Social Media (@blizzyou) August 23, 2017
It doesn’t get any worse when Germany is calling you out for having a Nazi leader
— K8 (@keh3210) August 24, 2017