Fascist


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Fascist

A person or group that believes in or promotes a political system characterized by extreme nationalism. When fascism 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). Fascists are noted for corporatist economic policies, in which interests of the state, businesses, and workers cooperate to set policies. They are strongly associated with racism and/or expansionism.
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While the strikingly thin, emancipated "crisis woman" antagonized those fears, they were by no means her fault; she is simply a subject of the greater fascist machine, continuously riddled with anxiety.
The Fascist conception of the State is all embracing; outside of it no human or spiritual values can exist, much less have value," Mussolini's manifesto states.
Once we leave the Ivy Tower, any attempt to demonstrate a continuing fascist threat plummets into the absurd.
The unrest was seen by Fascist Italy as the chance to consolidate its anti-British policies and so the decision was made to supply military assistance to the Palestinians.
Vulnerable groups (particularly the marginalized and minority communities) are really afraid to take on fascist forces because of long term repercussions to their lives, families, possessions, their work and livelihood.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and other senior leaders of the party have been calling Modi a fascist leader and comparing him to Adolf Hitler for a while now.
She is well suited for this endeavor, as she has published several books and articles on Italian Fascism, most notably with The Patron State: Culture and Politics in Fascist Italy.
Fascist regimes tend to make constant use of slogans symbols, songs and other paraphernalia.
This song takes its title from an anti-fascist slogan used during the Spanish Civil War where anti-racists and anti-fascists from all over Europe tried to stop Franco's fascists from taking over the country.
Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik has been refused permission to found a fascist association, authorities said on Friday, due to missing paperwork and a lack of support.
New Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio has refused to answer questions about whether he holds fascist beliefs during his first press conference.
The former Lazio, Sheffield Wednesday and West Ham striker has previously admitted to having fascist leanings, telling Italian news agency ANSA in 2005: "I am a fascist, not a racist.