Articles tagged: "Fascism"
Potential Lessons From Interwar Europe To Combat Fascism

Potential Lessons From Interwar Europe To Combat Fascism

The period after World War I and before World War II gives liberals lessons as they contend with a contemporary surge in the radical right.

How Fascists Used Summer Camps To Recruit Young People

How Fascists Used Summer Camps To Recruit Young People

From Hitler in Germany to Mussolini in Italy, fascists used leisure activities to recruit and indoctrinate the next generation of fascists.

A Complete Analysis Of Trump’s 182nd Unpresidented Week As POTUS

A Complete Analysis Of Trump’s 182nd Unpresidented Week As POTUS

As his poll numbers tanked, Trump deployed a secret police force to Portland, took over coronavirus data, and mused about ruling via dictatorial decree.

Lessons From The Spanish Civil War For A Divided Left

Lessons From The Spanish Civil War For A Divided Left

Before the Spanish Civil War, the left struggled to unite while fascism rose and dictatorship took hold of Spain. Today's liberals should learn from history.

How Fascists Have Used Panics To Consolidate Power

How Fascists Have Used Panics To Consolidate Power

Authoritarian leaders have historically fear-mongered and exploited public panics in order to exert more control over their countries.

10 Things That Should Change About Fascism Studies

10 Things That Should Change About Fascism Studies

Historian Dr. Roland Clark offers his take on how the study of fascism can be improved moving forward.

How Democracies Collapse: Lessons From Interwar Romania

How Democracies Collapse: Lessons From Interwar Romania

Tracing the rise of right-wing authoritarianism in interwar Romania reveals a number of key factors that are too familiar for comfort.

Trump And The Global Resurgence Of Fascism

Trump And The Global Resurgence Of Fascism

We label them the “far-right,” the “radical right,” and “white nationalism” but it’s time to call them what they are: modern manifestations of fascism.

Donald Trump Exhibits And Embraces Typical Fascist Rule: The (Very) Long-form Argument, In 16 Points

Donald Trump Exhibits And Embraces Typical Fascist Rule: The (Very) Long-form Argument, In 16 Points

No president in history exhibits the classic symptoms of fascist rule better and more blatantly than Donald J. Trump. Period.