Fascism

The 14 Characteristics of Fascism

July 1, 2018 theFAULT 0

Political Scientist Dr. Lawrence Britt studied the regimes of Hitler (Germany), Mussolini (Italy), Franco (Spain), Suharto (Indonesia), and Pinochet (Chile), and found that they all shared 14 “identifying characteristics” of fascism. In Spring 2003, he published […]

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There’s A Stormfront Coming

June 28, 2018 theFAULT 0

Josh Marshall: “Many of our assumptions about the course of the Mueller investigation are based on the premise or the backstop that Supreme Court will enforce the Nixon-era precedents about the rule of law and […]

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Then They Came For The Trade Unionists…

June 27, 2018 theFAULT 0

NPR: “In a blow to organized labor, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that government workers who choose not to join a union cannot be charged for the cost of collective bargaining.” “The vote was […]

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Trump Takes Another Swipe At U.S. Constitution

June 25, 2018 theFAULT 0

ABC News: “Donald Trump doubled down Monday on his likely unconstitutional assertion that rather than hiring more judges to handle immigration cases on the southern border, undocumented immigrants should instead be immediately sent back to […]

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Where Are the Girls?

June 19, 2018 theFAULT 0

The Washington Post: “As journalists and elected officials have gotten a chance to tour facilities in which children are being held after being separated from their families under the Trump administration’s ‘zero-tolerance’ immigration policy, a […]

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“The Constitutional Crisis Is Here “

May 22, 2018 theFAULT 0

Eugene Robinson: “Stop waiting for the constitutional crisis that President Trump is sure to provoke. It’s here. On Sunday, via Twitter, Trump demanded that the Justice Department concoct a transparently political investigation, with the aim […]