Reporter Compares Ted Cruz and His Supporters to Nazis Because “I Dislike the Man”

National   |   Steven Ertelt   |   Jan 6, 2016   |   12:50PM   |   Washington, DC

A reporter for Newsweek got himself in hot water today with conservatives after comparing pro-life Republican Ted Cruz and his supporters to Nazis. Alex Nazarayan, a writer for Newsweek, posted the initial tweet saying Cruz has a good campaign ground game but posting a picture of Nazi sympathizers with two swastika flags.

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The tweet prompted a massive backlash from conservatives. After the criticism, Nazaryan deleted the tweet and posted this instead:

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