2021-01-11 by Daisy I.
Trump will be kept in mind as worst president in history – American star, Arnold Schwarzenegger
American star and previous guv of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger, has actually stated Donald Trump the “worst president ever” as he compared the Capitol riots to the Night of Broken Glass.
On Sunday, the Terminator star launched a scathing video slamming Trump fans who stormed the United States Capitol on January 6, in an effort to interrupt Congress from accrediting Joe Biden’s election win,Independent co.uk reports.
Discussing his youth in Austria, Schwarzenegger stated that he had actually matured with the enduring effect of Kristallnacht, which he referred to as “a night of rampage against the Jews carried out in 1938 by the Nazi equivalent of the Proud Boys”.
“Wednesday was the Day of Broken Glass right here in the United States but the mob did not just shatter the windows of the Capitol. They shattered the ideas we took for granted [and] trampled the very principles on which our country was founded,” he stated.
Warning that Americans need to be “aware of the dire consequences of selfishness and cynicism”, Schwarzenegger then turned his attention to Trump.
“He sought a coup by misleading people with lies,” he stated. “President Trump is a failed leader. He will go down in history as the worst president ever. The good thing is he will soon be as irrelevant as an old tweet.”
Trump was completely prohibited from Twitter on January 8, with the social networks platform stating there was a “risk of further incitement of violence” if it let him continue to utilize their platform.
Elsewhere in the video, Schwarzenegger criticised those in the Republican celebration, of which he is a member, who “enabled [Trump’s] lies and his treachery”, pricing estimate Teddy Roosevelt: “Patriotism means to stand by the country. It does not mean to stand by the president.”
He concluded the video by wanting Biden “great success” when he takes workplace.