Black People : Were Bush and Cheney fascists?

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  1. Ankhur

    Ankhur Well-Known Member MEMBER

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  2. Ankhur

    Ankhur Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    I posed this as a question even though most here know it to be affirmative, but posted to illustrate that the Neocon agenda is realy the corporate state that Mussolini dreamed of
     
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    Ankhur Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    This is back up for folks to examine the links, although most folks know the answer to be affirmative, some do not have all the facts,

    so now they are posted so there can be a consensus
     
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    What is a Fascist?

    Fascists believe that nations and/or races are in perpetual conflict whereby only the strong can survive by being healthy, vital, and by asserting themselves in conflict against the weak.

    Fascists advocate the creation of a single-party state. Fascist governments forbid and suppress openness and opposition to the government and the fascist movement. Fascism opposes class conflict, blames capitalist liberal democracies for its creation and communists for exploiting the concept.

    In the economic sphere, many fascist leaders have claimed to support a "Third Way" in economic policy, which they believed superior to both the rampant individualism of unrestrained capitalism and the severe control of state communism. This was to be achieved by establishing significant government control over business and labour (Mussolini called his nation's system "the corporate state"). No common and concise definition exists for fascism and historians and political scientists disagree on what should be in any concise definition.

    Following the defeat of the Axis powers in World War II and the publicity surrounding the atrocities committed during the period of fascist governments, the term fascist has been used as a pejorative word.
     
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    fascist america.....

    not only bush and cheney. the US has a strong fascist streak.
    we become what we said we were fighting against.
    right wing fascists.
     
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    On Point!
     
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    I wouldn't say WERE fascist, I would say ARE fascist.
     
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    In the Spirit of Sankofa and Truth!




    Are you tracking and documenting in order to keep up with all the posts?

     
  9. Ankhur

    Ankhur Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    funny you should ask that

    and that is why it is funny!
     
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    Tru'dat.

    Then again,

    When was there ever a time that this nation was not fascist since the arrival of europeans?
     
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