Germany is totally controlled by Russia and as far as I’m concerned his captive president trumps accusation as you heard that Germany is under Russia’s control it remains a bracing attack on one of this country’s closest allies just 31 years ago standing in front of a structure that dominated and divided the city of Berlin President Ronald Reagan deliver to speech affirming us support for Germany at a time when that part of the country was under Soviet control as long as this gate is closed as long as this car of a wall is permitted to stand it is not the German question alone that remains open but the question of Freedom For All Mankind General Secretary but you’re off if you seek peace if you seek prosperity for the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe if you seek liberalisation come here to this gate mr. garbage off Open this gate mr. Gorbachev tear down this wall and the rest as they say is history among those growing up on the other side of the wall the Eastside of the wall young woman named Angela Merkel now chancellor of Germany with us tonight to talk about what it is we’re witnessing our friend Steve Schmidt a political veteran of the Bush White House the McCain presidential campaign among other stops Steve I have A2 question where and who will the grown-ups be who rise up and say mr. president now your plan on house money and this is not the way we intended it was NATO and second Steve what is it we’re witnessing today Brian thank you for having me what we’re witnessing first off is the sundering of the Western Alliance the NATO alliance the most important the most successful military Alliance the history of the world which is kept the peace in Europe for the last 73 years and has led Europe from destruction to Prosperity held back Soviet totalitarianism and has helped spread Freedom across all the captive nations of Eastern Europe all of these countries that are up there today most every one of them has shed blood their sons their daughters have died fighting for the United States for the why it’s after the indifferent to the DA one and their sacrifice is indifferent to the shared values of Liberty and freedom that find all of our country together with the exception of course the Turkish autocrat that Trump has a great affinity for when will we see him in different to that it’s a tragic day when you weaken the most important military Alliance in the history of the world you make the world of war dangerous place and you’re doing Vladimir Putin bidding who has no higher strategic goal than unravel the European Union it to unravel the NATO alliance but I guess my larger question of parts of which we ask here every night Steve is why why would that be part of Trump’s motive well Trump is part of a spreading autocratic nationalism populism that we see Rising all over the world and Poland hungry we see a regression of liberal democracy this President is shown from day one his indifference to Liberal democracy he has a fetish for autocrat clearly he Praises them all over the world from Kim jeong-hoon I don’t know why he has such a finiti for Vladimir Putin I can explain to you why he’s insulted everybody from Rosie O’Donnell to to resume but never Gladden Putin Nary a contrary word towards the Russian autocrat is completely inexplicable but it sent it dangerous message around the world America a perfect though she may be in this post World War era in the post-war era has stabbed has stood for a liberal ideal against tyranny against fascism against communism against the toilet arianism and you see Trump through his actions week those ideals and that is dangerous dangerous for the United States dangerous for all the world for all the people in the world who wants to live in Peace and Freedom but you want to keep up-to-date with the videos were putting out you can click subscribe just below me or click over on this list as he lots of other great videosPolitical veteran Steve Schmidt has a damage assessment on the NATO alliance and warns Trump’s attack today made the world more dangerous.
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