From American sectionalism grows American fascism

By John Stoehr / September 27, 2022 /

All fascisms are native-born.

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‘Mobthink’ spreads like the covid

By John Stoehr / April 27, 2022 /

What Eugene Ionesco’s “Rhinoceros” tells is about political identity.

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‘Totalitarian propaganda’ imprisons Trump’s supporters. They need a way back into the ‘ordinary experience’ of life

By John Stoehr / March 14, 2022 /

Recreating a community in which to be fully human.

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Federalism is the source of fascism, American-style

By John Stoehr / January 31, 2022 /

The tyranny of the minority is baked into the system.

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Fascist? Authoritarian? Sorta Russian? Whatever you call it, the Republicans don’t want legitimate authority, only power

By Rod Graham / January 19, 2022 /

People often confuse the terms power and authority.

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America has rejected fascism before

By John Stoehr / January 10, 2022 /

The 2020s are similar to the 1940s.

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Trumpism is rooted in valorous visions of medieval Europe. Those visions are wrong

By John Stoehr / January 5, 2022 /

The medievals were more practical than the fascists think.

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A 150-year-old anti-Klan law is being used in lawsuit against organizers of Unite the Right

By Mia Brett / November 18, 2021 /

By using the Ku Klux Klan Act, or the Enforcement Act of 1871, the suit links the alt-right to a century and a half of white violence. 

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Beware of ‘trickle-down equality’

By Brandon Bradford / November 11, 2021 /

The same magical nonsense as trickle-down economics.

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