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Fascist America : Are We There Yet?

Fascism in five easy steps …mature democracies turn fascist by a recognizable process, a set of five stages that may be the most important family resemblance that links all the whole motley collection of 20th Century fascisms together. By Sara … finish reading Fascist America : Are We There Yet?

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Obama Administration: Continuing the Police State Mentality of BushCo

This is nothing other than shameful. This administration continues to move away from the promise of a different future, but rather marches closer and closer to fascism. The police state holds no promise. Why does Barack Obama not see this? … finish reading Obama Administration: Continuing the Police State Mentality of BushCo

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Christianity: Happy, Happy Hypocrisy to Live By

Christians Largely Mum on TortureBy Ray McGovern / July 31, 2009 Anyone harboring doubts that the institutional Church is riding shotgun for the system, even regarding heinous sin like torture, should be chastened by the results of a recent survey … finish reading Christianity: Happy, Happy Hypocrisy to Live By

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Naomi Wolf’s ‘The End of America’

Naomi Wolf – 2009. Photo by HeyokayMagazine.Naomi Wolf – The End of America Outlines Path From Freedom To Dictatorship – Compares George Bush To Adolf HitlerBy Tom Madison / March 4, 2009 Although many people compared President Bush and his … finish reading Naomi Wolf’s ‘The End of America’

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Towards Market Fascism : America’s Political Cannibalism

Even got too hot for John: McCain takes the microphone from a woman at a rally Friday in Lakeville, Minn., after she said: “I don’t trust Obama. … He’s an Arab.” Photo by Jime Mone / AP. This should be … finish reading Towards Market Fascism : America’s Political Cannibalism

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The End of America As We Know It?

A Father Sounds An AlarmBy Ray Zwarich / The Rag Blog / October 3, 2008 Like many readers of the Rag Blog, I have been a leftist since the Tet Offensive set off a political awakening in a nice middle … finish reading The End of America As We Know It?

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How Fascism Happens : That Hoary Truism About Learning From History

Photo by basetree.Fascism: When bad things happen to good peopleBy Paul Fish / The Rag Blog / September 28, 2008 A good and recent read is John Dean’s Conservatives Without Conscience which is really a rather dispassionate and mildly scholarly … finish reading How Fascism Happens : That Hoary Truism About Learning From History

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We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby : Strip-Search Nation

The Ballad of the Panhandler and Smokey the Bear: Remembering When the Government was at Least ApproachableBy Dave Lindorff / August 27, 2008 We’ve come a long way towards imperial government in the US—towards a view of the relationship between … finish reading We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby : Strip-Search Nation

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Amira Baraka : Avoid a Split on the Left

Amira Baraka. Photo by Lynda Koolish.Obama & The Tragic Errors of The Weimar RepublicBy Amiri Baraka Amiri Baraka, formerly LeRoi Jones, was born in 1934 in Newark, New Jersey. He is the author of over 40 books of essays, poems, … finish reading Amira Baraka : Avoid a Split on the Left

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POETRY : True Homeland

Wubbzy in the style of Picasso / Frank Rocco. Welcome to the USA Patriarch Actwith its spying and break-insup its sleeve behind your backwith eavesdropping that’s a crackdownwith character attacks and panic attacksOh damn I’m indicted with fictionthough my sentence … finish reading POETRY : True Homeland

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Imperfect Obama or Republican Brownshirts

A Study in Tyranny: oil sketch, inspired by my interest in politics, persuasion, influence, brain washing, propaganda, as well as sales and marketing. —Luscher. At this point,we have no other choice than Obama, love him or not, unless we want … finish reading Imperfect Obama or Republican Brownshirts

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Fox News, RNC : Buchenwald Just Labor Camp!

Using the Holocaust to Smear ObamaBy Menachem Rosensaft / May 28, 2008 I never thought I’d see the day when the Holocaust would be used as a tool for “gotcha” politics. But over the last two days, we have seen … finish reading Fox News, RNC : Buchenwald Just Labor Camp!

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