Hillary Clinton did not pull all of the beats Friday, when they took several shots at President Trump at one point even comparing him to Former President Richard Nixon as the speech was delivered at the graduation ceremony at her alma mater, Wellesley College.
“If the people you invent your own facts and attack those who question, it can mark the beginning of the end of a free society tires,” she said. “This is no exaggeration, it is the actions of authoritarian regimes in the course of the story. … You try to control the reality.”
Friday is the third time Clinton has given, in the beginning of the speech at Wellesley – her first was as a student in 1969 and then again in 1992.
You didn’t know, mention him directly by name, the former first lady and democratic presidential candidate, called on some of the controversies swirling around the Trump administration. She compared his presidency from Nixon.
“We were angry about the last presidential election by a man whose presidency is finally in disgrace with his impeachment for obstruction of justice, after the dismissal of the person that the investigation into him to the Department of Justice,” Clinton said, to the mood on the campus, the year in which they graduate.
She also took aim at trump’s budget blueprint as “an attack of unimaginable cruelty on the most vulnerable among us — the youngest, the oldest, the poorest, and hard-working people, the need to gain a little bit of help or to hang around a decent middle-class life.”