Turmp and his juggaloes just can't get past their bizarre, conspiratorial hatred of John McCain and his family. Cindy McCain shared a nasty note she received calling her late husband a "traitor," an accusation which has become canon in Trump-lore. Trump doesn't like people who were captured. Neither did Comrade Stalin. Upon issuing Soviet Red Army Order 270, Stalin declared that
There are no Soviet prisoners of war, only traitors.
Soldiers were expected to fight to the death. Those who were captured were considered deserters, their families arrested and punished. Trump's continued harassment of the McCain family is a scary echo of the darkest time in Soviet history. When did the Republicans turn into the old Communist Party? Cindy McCain posts hateful message she received from a stranger
Cindy McCain, the widow of Sen. John McCain, posted a hateful message she received from a stranger the same day President Donald Trump disparaged her late husband. Order No. 270 - Wikipedia
Order No. 270, issued on 16 August 1941, by Joseph Stalin during the Axis invasion of the Soviet Union, ordered Red Army personnel to "fight to the last," virtually banned commanders from surrendering, and set out severe penalties for deserters and senior officers regarded as derelicting their duties. Order 270 is widely regarded as the basis of su...