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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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Mosley, leader of the New Party before it became the British Union of Fascists, the Black Shirts, the following year, dreamed of becoming Britain's dictator but his speech ended in violence and disorder as left-wingers, reputedly aided by members of the city's notorious razor gangs, drove him out of town in disarray.
Even a former US secretary of state has accused Trump of being a fascist. In fact, Madeleine Albright wrote a whole book about it last year, called "Fascism: A Warning." Albright's book reads: "Why, this far into the twenty-first century, are we once again talking about fascism?
Note how easily the sense of 'aggrieved victimization' can turn into its fascist opposite.
Also Fascist party down down!-- Kumauni (@tterIndia) September 5, 2018
In this work, Saraiva argues that through design and engineering, objects such as wheat, pork, lamb, rubber, and cotton were the embodiment of fascist ideology in that they were designed and standardized for the nationalistic strategy of autarkic food security.
We have experienced what fascist rule is capable of.
The first chapter of Chang's book speaks of fashion: the aesthetic extensions of the body that threatened the fascist expectations of fecundity and motherhood.
Since Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini are universally regarded as the supreme villains of modern times (if not all of world history), the chief tactic of the Left--communists, socialists, and "progressive" Democrats--since World War II has been to avoid substantive debate on real issues by accusing their opponents of being racist and/or fascist. Hence, the ongoing propaganda campaign by the Antifa militants and their media supporters to cast the violent street fights as Right vs.
We have experienced what fascist rule is capable of - now I believe they should be prevented from standing for election before we see another Hitler or Mussolini show their ugly heads, for the sake of future generations.
According to an American socialist website, fascist groups should not be confronted on the streets by 'anarchistic groups' because 'violent confrontations between small groups cannot address the fundamental social antagonisms in capitalist society and ultimately play into the hands of the state'.
Critique: A seminal study of impressively original and comprehensive scholarship, "Shaping the New Man: Youth Training Regimes in Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany" is an extraordinary study that is unreservedly recommended for both community and academic library 20th Century Political History collections in general, and Fascist/Nazi supplemental studies lists in particular.
"FRANCE'S fascist uprising" screamed the front-page headline of a London newspaper following the National Front's victory in the first round of the regional elections on December 6."Trump is a fascist," asserts the combative neocon commentator Max Boot (adding"And that's not a term I use loosely or often")."We are here faced by fascists," Hilary Benn, the Labour Party's foreign affairs spokesman, declares to the House of Commons, by way of arguing for British intervention in Syria."And what we know about fascists," he went on,"is that they need to be defeated."