Liberal Fascism — Chapter 3
Chapter 3 of LIberal Fascism is the one I read over and over. I think it is a model of how Obama is going to operate and we should be mindful of it.The raw acquisition of power requires multiple outside and inside groups to help maintain that power.In Wilson’s case, it was rather eye opening. We certainly do think of all the progressive era ideals | Read More »
Book Notes: Liberal Fascism
A day late and a dollar short on my installment. I’ve resisted the temptation to read others’ posts on Liberal Fascism to be sure that this is entirely my own opinion. I have not read Liberal Fascism before. It has been on my list for a long time but I just haven’t gotten to it. If I had known just how much I would enjoy | Read More »
Book Notes 2nd Week: Will America’s Real Fascists Please Stand Up?
This question is posed and pondered by Jonah Goldberg in his introduction to Liberal Fascism. I began reading his book a couple of days ago and soon found myself delving into French Revolution history because Benito Mussolini, Goldberg says, built his fascist policies on those the Jacobins put into operation while they ruled France during their Reign of Terror. Goldberg devotes his first chapter to the rise | Read More »
I don’t know why Jonah Goldberg bothered…
…to write about the fairly predictable way that his comments about liberalism and the paranoid style were brushed off. Actually, I do know why. He wanted to write this last paragraph: The point is that when liberals and leftists spout conspiracy theories and paranoid delusions — as they have for generations now — it’s written off by the liberal establishment as either an isolated incident, | Read More »
At Least Hitler Was Straightforward About What He Wanted
Substitute ‘Democrats’ for ‘National Socialists’, ‘conservative’ for ’30’ and ‘American’ for ‘German’ and you basically have the what a lot of the current Democratic leadership won’t say, but probably believe.
“Black in America”: The war against fascism in 2008
Much has been made recently of liberal network CNN’s decision to showcase a program called “Black in America”. In this age of constant political correctness as well as extreme liberal bias, this was a documentary that posed as factual news while merely serving as intellectual masturbation for the Political Left. In arguments that have been rebutted time and time again by Black intellectuals from Thomas | Read More »