Signs of Fascism

Defining Signs of Fascism, Then and Now | Based on Dr. Lawrence Britt's study of the fascist regimes of Hitler, Mussolini, Franco, Suharto and others. First published in 1955, Britt's book is timeless. Its chilling conclusion has application today. Pres. Putin of Russian and Pres. Trump have more in common than many Americans fail to notice or choose to ignore. Trump's numerous actions and words are proof he is a wanna-be authoritarian. Americans must push back against him and his cronies. Armed with knowledge of "The 14 Defining Characteristics of Fascism" by Dr. Britt, published at Rense.com, will likely heighten one's sense of urgency. | More>


Amazon T-shirt lists Dr. Britt's "Warning Signs of Fascism" | 1. Powerful and continuing nationalism 2. Disdain for human rights 3. Identification of enemies/scapegoats 4. Supremacy of the military 5. Rampant sexism 6. Controlled mass media 7. Obsession with national security 8. Religion and government intertwined 9. Corporate power is protected 10. Labor power is suppressed 11. Disdain for intellectuals and the arts 12. Obsession with crime and punishment 13. Rampant cronyism and corruption 14. Fraudulent elections | More>


CNN Told Trump how to do his job in one tweet | Push back against a recent fascist outburst by Trump in his ongoing campaign to undermine CNN and America's free press was right on spot by CNN's tweep in response to Trump's bleepin' tweet. Published by Indy100.com of the prestigious Independent | More>

All the Presidents Tweets | CNN is not missing a single choice tweet, lie, moronic statement or whatever The Donald is putting out on any given day to distract from the Russian investigation or just to throw red meat to his base or just to start a fight for the fascist-racist fun of it all. Enjoy this push-back against Trump being Trump, written by Amada Wills and Alysha Love at CNN.com | More>


Time Magazine becomes megaphone of the extreme conservative Koch Bros. | The news keeps getting worse as America's downward decent to becoming a fascist country becomes more deep-rooted by the day. The latest evidence news of the purchase of once venerable and once-trusted Time Magazine by rich conservative cronies at Meredith along with the Koch Bros. In purchasing Time, they also took over People Magazine and Sports Illustrated. Sad, very sad for Americans who now have to look elsewhere for real news that doesn't have the darkness of conservatives spilling their poison on each word in these once trusted American publications. For an enlightening, well-written, factual news article, dated Nov. 27, 2017, to find out what it is that the Koch Bros. and Meredith want from taking over Time Magazine, go to TheGuardian.com | More>

Robert Reich analyses "Trump: The American Fascist" | Published on the trustworthy BillMoyers.com | More>

Joseph Stiglitz explains "Trump Has Fascist Tendencies" | The Nobel Prize winning economist tells it like he sees it in a recently published article in the highly regarded TheGuardian.com | More>

"Anti-Fascists Will Fight Trump's Fascism in the Streets" | It happened in Charlottesville, Virginia. It may well happen elsewhere, because Antifa activists refuse any dialogue with Trumpist fascists, according to writer Natasha Lennard of TheNation.com, a respected U.S. publication. | More>

"10 Days After: Harrassment and Intimidation in the Aftermath of the Election," a frightening report published by the respected Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC). | The report draws into stark focus the recent increase of violence by American fascists. States SPLC: "In the 10 days following the election, there were almost 900 reports of harassment and intimidation from across the nation. Many harassers invoked Trump's name during the assaults, making it clear that the outbreak of hate stemmed in large part from his electoral success." For the complete report, visit SPLCcenter.org | More>


 

"Inside the Underground Anti-Rascist Movement that Brings the Fight to the Racist Fascists" | This long feature article — along with stark graphics such as the one above — tells how and why the fight is being brought to the racist fascists who started it all. | Written by Wes Enzinni; published in the May/June 2017 issue of Mother Jones | More>


"Antifa Grows as Left-Wing Faction Set to, Literally, Fight the Far Right" | It's more than just Charlottesville, VA, that has become a battlefield between warring groups of anti-fascists against white supremists. This Aug. 17, 2017, report written by Thomas Fuller, Alan Feuer and Serge F. Kovaleski of The New York Times provides a detailed perspective of the cultural war at hand in America today. Read at NYTimes.com | More>


"BETTER" | Political artist Toles of WashingtonPost.com shows Trump working on the Statue of Liberty in the image of Hitler, with Trump's thought upon completion: "Better." | This cartoon along with an article and campaign photos analyzed Trump's Nazi-style of raising his hand at his rallies. By mimicking Hitler's hand gesture, Trump encouraged his supporters to do the same, as posted on BoardGameGeek.com. The article is entitled, "Heil Trump!: Donald's fascist salute evokes the dark side of history in the worst ways." | More>


 

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