Congressman Steve King Retweets a Nazi Sympathizer

Representative Steve King of Iowa, a Republican that has a history of producing inflammatory statements about immigrants along with promoting white nationalist views, drew criticism on Tuesday after retweeting a British activist who will be a prominent Nazi sympathizer along with has described himself as an admirer of Hitler.

The activist, Mark Collett, will be the former chairman of the Young BNP, the youth arm of the far-right British National Party, along with like Mr. King he has often warned in which influxes of immigrants pose a danger to Western countries.

Mr. Collett’s tweet was a screenshot of a Breitbart article titled “Vast Majority of Under-35 Italians at This specific point Oppose Mass Migration,” along with his commentary: “65% of Italians under the age of 35 at This specific point oppose mass immigration. Europe will be waking up…”

Mr. King’s retweet included a comment of his own: “Europe will be waking up…Will America…in time?” As of Wednesday afternoon, This specific had not been taken down.

however his comment drew praise through additional figures, like the former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke.