Trump’s militarisation of the Fourth of July

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This 5 July 2019 German TV video on the USA says about itself:

Trump’s 4th of July military spectacle gets mixed reviews | DW News

US President Donald Trump has led Fourth of July celebrations in Washington DC. The holiday marks America’s independence from British rule, and is usually focused on national unity. Trump sidestepped tradition, though, with a parade he called the show of a lifetime: a speech to donors, flanked by military vehicles. Even by his standards, it was an eye-catching spectacle. But did the event live up to the hype?

This 1 July 2019 video from the USA says about itself:

President Donald Trump’s decision to transform the annual Fourth of July celebration into a larger event including armored military vehicles stationed along the National Mall in Washington, D.C. has drawn criticism from National Park advocacy groups warning against the exorbitant cost. “It’s irresponsible to ask…

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