“88 Tactical”: Franchising Nazi Training Camps
Normalizing Hitler is very profitable
A shooting range in Nebraska has been normalizing Nazi symbology for two decades right in the open. But now that antisemitism is in vogue again, the owner is franchising his Nazi training camp to sixteen more locations.
Here‘s a marketing image from this company which is a combination gym, shooting range and white nationalist paramilitary training center.
There is so much to break down here.
First “88” is a Nazi bullhorn. To white nationalists, this is the equivalent of putting a swastika on your building — a massive welcome mat. Simply put: 8=H, 88=“Heil Hitler.”
Note the ADL associates the Nazi Eagle with “88” symbolism.
Also note another variation on “88” is “1488” — which adds symbolism for the “14 words” which is a neo-Nazi slogan by white supremacist terrorist David Lane.
Here’s what the entry wall into 88 Tactical used to look like. Their excuse was that this was the “elevation” of the location, even though the actual elevation is about 1200 feet. It has since been painted over.
Here’s a marketing image from 88 Tactical showing their “rappelling tower” which has a very unique design with open views.
Here’s what the watchtowers at Auschwitz looked like.
Shea Degan named his dog “Panzer” which was a Nazi tank.
The only coffee they use has the prominent logo “SS” which was the logo of the Nazi secret police.
Here is 88 Tactical partner Tomas Thorsgard praising Kyle Rittenhouse.
“For the tyrants to fall the minutemen must rise again.”
Shea Degan, the owner of 88 Tactical, spends a lot of time denying that all of his blatant Nazi signaling is blatant Nazi signaling. This is what every Nazi does of course, especially one that is expanding his Nazi franchise to many other states.
SPLC/Hatewatch reported recently that the Omaha PD is trading tactical gear with Nazi training camp 88 Tactical.
88 Tactical doesn’t hide its fascist politics.
So why do law enforcement and the military pay Shea Degan (left) to use his Nazi training camp?
At least 16 more cities will have to answer this question soon.
If we allow this to continue, we will have Nazi training camps influencing law enforcement all over the country.
We must take off the blinders and LOOK at what is happening in America and demand that it STOP. Any town that allows this “franchise,” any landlord who does business with them, and any police force that sets foot in this location is a Nazi-sympathizer and needs to answer for themselves.
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