I'll throw this in here before we move on to the modern stuff.
If you had publicly said something against Hitler after the seizure of power in Germany, you would have been killed.
That is, Trump is * not * Hitler.
You may not like him, but people who do not deserve to be punished for not agreeing with you.
I think people who make unconstitutional public service proposals should be excluded from politics, but even I can see my own prejudices about that.