Fascism


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Fascism

A political system characterized by extreme nationalism. When it emerged in the early 20th century, it rejected both left-wing and right-wing thought and advocated a system in which the citizens of a nation work together for a common goal (usually under the command of a strong leader). Fascism is noted for corporatist economic policies, in which interests of the state, businesses and workers cooperate to set policies. It is strongly associated with racism and/or expansionism.
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Among the speakers for Unite Against Fascism was Tina Simbo, from Show Racism The Red Card.
We are talking about a distinguished historian of fascism who writes brilliantly about his subject when he is not wearing his political hat.
If we did not remember Nazism so vividly today, Youth Without God would be a closed book--it tells us nothing about where fascism happened, how it arose, or who it victimized, though Horvath, unlike his narrator, did have insight into these questions.
He responded by telling the hecklers "that's exactly what they [the far-right] want" before addressing the crowd to say the city needed to be united to defeat fascism, adding: "We have to make sure Nick Griffin isn't elected this time.
Richard Wyn Jones, director of Cardiff University's Wales Governance Centre, investigates this fiercely contentious area of Welsh history in his new work, The "Fascist Party" in Wales: Plaid Cymru and the Accusation of Fascism.
Oppressing opposition in our part of the world is pure fascism.
Cris Meehan Sure enough, this article does its best to link Fascism with National Socialism and the two don't really mix all that well.
Rather than measure the PPF against an ahistorical definition of fascism, Kestel asks how the term was used by protagonists and what was at stake in its use.
The international day of action was one of the most coordinated worldwide protest against fascism for decades.
Repeating an argument made at the weekend, he said: "We are in danger of lurching down the road towards fascism.
Orwell rarely distinguished between fascism and Nazism.
How can it happen, the lure of Fascism that oozes into the fabric of societies with the promise of a better life?