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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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Well, if we wish to understand what is going on in Turkey, we need to see these unmistakable signs of fascistic tendencies.
However, I believe that his justification will not include the fact that Israel is a fascistic state that was delegitimized by its own extremist government.
Goldberg's third point, that American "liberalism" and the "progressivism" that preceded it, have "an affinity for fascistic ideas" raises again the issue we discussed earlier about hyperbole.
Coun Khan said that there wasn't any trouble on the July 4 march because "there were no rival protests to provoke trouble." That says it all; a Muslim councillor speaking out against the UAF/SWP alliance and thus highlighting that alliance's own hidden and real agenda of trouble, fascistic bans and revolutionary political change.
Or, as Nicky Campbell said when he was interviewing Martin Smith (the leader of the SWP/UAF), "Does fascism only have a white face?" Don't the threats, riots, assassinations and fatwas prove Islamism's fascistic and intolerant nature?
Inscribed on the bloodred background of Put Away Our Hatred, 2008, is NOW we will put away our hatred: the line spoken by Caesar, the leader of the ape rebellion, at the end of the movie, as he instructs his leather-clad gorilla rebels to refrain from killing the fascistic human politicians.
Shortly after the report was published in August, Prof Robertson described the policy of moving people around the country as "Fascistic .
Still, despite all the outward transgressiveness (bare bottoms, costumes either in drag or fascistic), he was clearly a major artist.
Blair and Brown are a disgrace to the Labour Party, and their economics has produced a fascistic anti-social society.
Bush, who "seized on the idea of a 'War on Terror' in order to realize his dream of a softly fascistic America." The author's conspiracy theory includes the usual cast of characters: the "military-industrial complex," "the subterranean work of the so-called Jewish lobby," and the sinister "influence of the neo-conservatives." Many of the latter were students of Leo Strauss, "a German racial refugee," as Higonnet calls him bizarrely.
Eventually the Rebels, a multicultural volunteer army, defeat the fascistic Empire, amid much celebration across the galaxy.
He would flirt with fascistic (or at least corporatist) ideas like the National Recovery Administration and in 1937 try to pack the Supreme Court.