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  Fascism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Despite the themes of social and economic reform in the initial Fascist manifesto of June 1919, the movement came to be supported by sections of the middle class fearful of socialism and communism.
The Fascist movement, on the other hand, sought to preserve the class system and uphold it as the foundation of established and desirable culture, although this is not to say that Fascists rejected the concept of social mobility.
The fascist economic model of corporatism promoted class collaboration by attempting to bring classes together under the unity of the state, a concept that is anathema to classic socialism.
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 Fascism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The fascist economic model of corporatism promoted by attempting to bring classes together under the unity of the state, a concept that is anathema to classic socialism.
The fascist states from the period between the two world wars were police states, as were the ostensibly socialist USSR and the post-WWII Soviet bloc states.
This war became a proxy war between the fascist countries and their international supporters — who backed Franco — and the worldwide Communist movement allied uneasily with anarchists and Trotskyists — who backed the Popular Front — and were aided chiefly by the Soviet Union.
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 Fascist manifesto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Fascist manifesto was the initial declaration of the political stance of the founders of Fascism in Italy.
During 21 years of Fascist government, not all Manifesto pledges were achieved, and many were simply ignored; forgotten by the system.
Perhaps the greatest success of Fascist diplomacy was the Lateran Treaty of February 1929: which accepted the principle of non-interference in the affairs of the Church.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fascist_manifesto   (623 words)

  
 Italian Life Under Fascism - Italian Fascism
Though Fascists invented the term "totalitarian" for their new system, Mussolini was unable to complete a Fascist revolution and instead presided over a somewhat limited, semi-pluralist political dictatorship.
Though approximately thirteen thousand Fascists were executed by partisans at the end of the war, the official purge of Fascists conducted by the new democratic system in Italy was limited and half-hearted.
Fascist racial policies are represented, while many items deal with Italian colonialism, the rise and downfall of Fascism, and the anti-Fascist opposition.
www.library.wisc.edu /libraries/dpf/Fascism/Intro.html   (630 words)

  
 Italian Fascism: An Interpretation
The fascist party, not the state, was the guardian of the fascist ideals, especially including syndicalism and the corporate organization of the state.
The fascist party is the sole agent of secular redemption; it is the guardian of the future and the protector of the past.
While fascist states could cause by their own efforts final victory, they could as well by errors of omission and commission cause the battle to be lost.
www.ihr.org /jhr/v04/v04p--5_Whisker.html   (9772 words)

  
 The 14 Defining Characteristics Of Fascism
Rampant Cronyism and Corruption - Fascist regimes almost always are governed by groups of friends and associates who appoint each other to government positions and use governmental power and authority to protect their friends from accountability.
It is not uncommon in fascist regimes for national resources and even treasures to be appropriated or even outright stolen by government leaders.
Fascist nations also typically use their judiciaries to manipulate or control elections.
www.rense.com /general37/fascism.htm   (2591 words)

  
 Sternhell.html   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Fascist ideology is seen therefore as the immediate product of a crisis that had overtaken democracy and liberalism, and bourgeois society in all its fundamental values: the break-away was so disruptive as to take on the dimensions of a crisis in civilization itself.
Fascist ideology saw itself as a reaction against the 'materialistic positivism of the nineteenth century,'62 which it sought to replace by a 'religious and idealistic manner of looking at life.'03 It refused, in the words of Jose Antonio, 'to accept the materialistic interpretation of history,'64 or, as Mussolini thought, 'the materialistic conception of happiness....
Fascist supporters of left-wing persuasions saw this as the weakness of the fascist case, since the retention of traditional economic structures, seemed scarcely compatible with the establishment of a new social and human order.
www.coloradocollege.edu /Dept/PS/Finley/PS425/reading/Sternhell.html   (15090 words)

  
 The 14 Characteristics of Fascism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Governments in fascist nations tend to use the most common religion in the nation as a tool to manipulate public opinion.
Fascist nations tend to promote and tolerate open hostility to higher education, and academia.
Fascist regimes almost always are governed by groups of friends and associates who appoint each other to government positions and use governmental power and authority to protect their friends from accountability.
www.veteransforpeace.org /The_14_characteristics_030303.htm   (585 words)

  
 t r u t h o u t - Henry A. Wallace | The Danger of American Fascism
A fascist is one whose lust for money or power is combined with such an intensity of intolerance toward those of other races, parties, classes, religions, cultures, regions or nations as to make him ruthless in his use of deceit or violence to attain his ends.
The supreme god of a fascist, to which his ends are directed, may be money or power; may be a race or a class; may be a military, clique or an economic group; or may be a culture, religion, or a political party.
With a fascist the problem is never how best to present the truth to the public but how best to use the news to deceive the public into giving the fascist and his group more money or more power.
www.truthout.org /docs_03/082103F.shtml   (1883 words)

  
 Definition of Fascism
The most notable characteristic of a fascist country is the separation and persecution or denial of equality to a specific segment of the population based upon superficial qualities or belief systems.
Simply stated, a fascist government always has one class of citizens that is considered superior (good) to another (bad) based upon race, creed or origin.
It is very common in a fascist system to have the oppressed referred to as sub-human, animals, terrorists, savages, barbarians, vermin or any other term designed to create justification for the acts of terror and fascism perpetrated on the oppressed.
www.couplescompany.com /Features/Politics/Structure3.htm   (2391 words)

  
 Fascist Italy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In the elections of May 1921, Fascists were able to gain 35 seats out of 355 - a tremendous gain in contrast to their total failure only 18 months ago.
To counteract the growing influence of the Fascists, the Socialists and Communists declared a general strike in August 1922.
In short, a Fascist state was a totalitarian state, controlling all the political, economic and social activities of its people.
www.thecorner.org /hists/total/f-italy.htm   (4134 words)

  
 The development of fascist doctrine.
Fascist theorists, repeating one of Mussolini's convictions, maintained that every social and political doctrine revolved around a specific conception of man and society.
If this is true, Fascism's doctrine gravitated around a normic conception of man and society which Fascist theoreticians themselves variously charecterized as "organic", "solidaristic", or "communalistic" in order to distinguish it from the liberal coception to which Fascism was intransigently opposed.
He was conceived as a determinate person only insofar as he assumed functions within the structure of relations which preceded his role occupancy and which would persist beyond it.
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 A Fascist America- by Justin Raimondo
he idea that America is turning fascist has been popular on the Left for as long as I can remember: in the 1960s, when antiwar radicals raged against the Machine, this kind of hyperbole dominated campus political discourse and even made its way into the mainstream.
Back in those halcyon days, America was, in effect, practically immune from the fascist virus that had wreaked such havoc in Europe and Asia in previous decades: there was a kind of innocence, back then, that acted as a vaccine against this dreaded affliction.
From the moment the twin towers were hit, the fascist seed began to germinate, to take root and grow.
antiwar.com /justin?articleid=5070   (2196 words)

  
 Is America Becoming Fascist?
When fascists spoke of culture, they meant a proper attitude toward life: encompassing the ability to accept a faith, the work ethic, and discipline, but also receptivity to art and the appreciation of the native landscape.
The true community was symbolized by factors opposed to materialism, by art and literature, the symbols of the past and the stereotypes of the present.
Perhaps a non-controversial statement may be that the fascist tendency always exists, at the very least latent and dormant.
www.informationclearinghouse.info /article3127.htm   (3435 words)

  
 ANTI-FASCIST.ORG   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The fascists gab on and on about "Freedom", but they balk at the idea that responsible citizens have a duty to criticize the government when it is in the wrong.
The only "freedom" all the fascist flagwavers are experiencing, or care to experience, is the freedom to pump all the gas we can abscond from Iraq and Aghanistan into their gas-guzzling motor vehicles.
He still reacted to the situation in the manner of a fascist military dictator, and used the situation to gain the powers of a fascist military dictator.
anti-fascist.blogdrive.com   (2683 words)

  
 Italian Life Under Fascism - Fascist Propaganda
Issued before the Fascists' March on Rome, a government manifesto appeals to all Italians to remain calm and to refrain from violence, strikes, and acts against society during this difficult period.
An annual agenda produced by the Fascist party for farmers and merchants and providing a broad array of information on agricultural products and machinery and advice on successful farming in general.
A colorful assortment of Fascist propaganda pamphlets from the early 1940s, seemingly oblivious to the reverses of Italy's forces abroad, intense aerial bombardment of its cities, and Mussolini's imminent fall from power.
www.library.wisc.edu /libraries/dpf/Fascism/Propaganda.html   (733 words)

  
 Spackman: Fascist Virilities   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
In Spackman's analysis, fascist rhetoric binds together the elements of fascist ideology, with "virility" as the key.
She tracks the appearance of virility in two of the sources of fascist rhetoric, Gabriele D'Annunzio and F. Marinetti, in the writings of the futurist Valentine de Saint Point and the fascist feminist Teresa Labriola, and in the speeches of Mussolini.
"Fascist Virilities is a tremendous contribution to the study of Italian Fascism in particular and the study of Fascism as a wider political and ideological phenomenon.
www.upress.umn.edu /Books/S/spackman_fascist.html   (241 words)

  
 PublicEye.org - Website of Political Research Associates - What is Fascism?
At the same time, fascists may embrace a form of internationalism based on either racial or ideological solidarity across national boundaries.
These paragraphs are adapted from Too Close for Comfort: Right Wing Populism, Scapegoating, and Fascist Potentials in US Politics (Boston: South End Press, 1996), which Lyons co-authored with Chip Berlet.
Fascist Ecology - The "Green Wing" of the Nazi Party and its Historical Antecedents - Peter Staudenmaier
www.publiceye.org /eyes/whatfasc.html   (770 words)

  
 Welcome, Mom, to the Neo-Fascist, Imperialist, Police State by Karen De Coster
Meanwhile, we operate under a system of nationalized airlines and airports, wherein the outward appearance is that of private ownership, but in reality, everything in that industry is subject to the rules and regulations of myriad federalized bureaucracies that were created by the State in order to serve the State and its interests.
Mussolini would be proud of America’s new fascist direction, as his motto was "tutto nello Stato, niente al fuori dello Stato, nulla contro lo Stato," or, everything within the State, nothing outside the State, nothing against the State.
In addition, he added, "for Fascism, the growth of empire, that is to say the expansion of the nation, is an essential manifestation of vitality, and its opposite a sign of decadence.
www.lewrockwell.com /decoster/decoster80.html   (2052 words)

  
 Fascist Italy
To support the 'propaganda machine', the Fascist regime passed new laws to make it more profitable for families to produce offspring.
However even with the Fascist benefits, propaganda and laws, the 'Battle for Births' was a failure.
From the period 1926-1935 very minor affairs involving Italy abroad were trumpeted as massive successes for the strong Fascist party, to further Mussolini's domestic position.
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 Modern History Sourcebook: Mussolini: What is Fascism, 1932
...The Fascist accepts life and loves it, knowing nothing of and despising suicide: he rather conceives of life as duty and struggle and conquest, but above all for others -- those who are at hand and those who are far distant, contemporaries, and those who will come after...
Fascism conceives of the State as an absolute, in comparison with which all individuals or groups are relative, only to be conceived of in their relation to the State.
...The Fascist State organizes the nation, but leaves a sufficient margin of liberty to the individual; the latter is deprived of all useless and possibly harmful freedom, but retains what is essential; the deciding power in this question cannot be the individual, but the State alone....
www.fordham.edu /halsall/mod/mussolini-fascism.html   (744 words)

  
 Italian Life Under Fascism - Fascist Youth Organizations
The present number touts Fascist efforts on behalf of needy mothers and children.
Document decorated with many Fascist symbols, promoting a member of the Fascist youth organization Balilla to captain of his "squadron" for his act of bravery, a vain attempt to rescue a drowning companion.
The Fascist regime entered into nearly every aspect of Italian life, as suggested by this agricultural manual for young farmers working small properties in the hill country of Piedmont and Lombardy.
www.library.wisc.edu /libraries/dpf/Fascism/Youth.html   (344 words)

  
 Fascist America?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Fascist dictatorships were borne to power in each of these countries by big business, and they served the interests of big business with remarkable ferocity.
With a fascist the problem is never how best to present the truth to the public but how best to use the news to deceive the public into giving the fascist and his group more money or more power...They claim to be super-patriots, but they would destroy every liberty guaranteed by the Constitution.
The belief goes beyond the Holocaust, to the transformation of a democracy into a fascist state; to the transformation of protection of individual freedoms into a police state with massive surveillance.
www.crisispapers.org /topics/fascism.htm   (15429 words)

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