Godwin’s Law, Trump’s Era

Game Over, Bilbao 2014 by Denis Bocquet
Game Over, Bilbao 2014 by Denis Bocquet via Flickr (Creative Commons)

There’s an internet adage — Godwin’s Law — stating that once you’ve made a Nazi analogy you’ve lost the argument. This short post on The Nib gathers the work of five Jewish cartoonists who address the validity of Nazi analogies in our current political climate.

Godwin's Law by cartoonist Matt Lubchansky

Godwin’s Law by cartoonist Matt Lubchansky

I’d argue that when we invoke Godwin’s Law, we all lose.

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