Hairstyles can be Iconic, from Liza Minnelli’s signature Vidal Sassoon cut to the 90s mullet and everything in between. So when someone, especially a person in politics, gets a fresh new cut, they must be prepared to receive criticism. That’s exactly where Eric Trump now finds himself.
Here’s what Eric Trump looked like before his new cut.
Here’s the new haircut.
People keep thinking his new haircut looks like Richard Spencer.
Even Richard Spencer tweeted about it.
Where others are a bit more haunting in their comparison to fascism.
An unofficial but common name for this haircut has been a “Hitler youth cut.” As of the last couple of years the alt right have reinstated the haircut as part of their fascist beliefs. Whether Eric Trump intended on making a political statement or not, it definitely appears he has.