How Corporate Power Killed Democracy

By Richard Moser, -

By Richard Moser for Counter Punch - The rise of Corporate Power was the fall of democracy. Over the long haul, US politics has revolved around a deep tension between democracy and an [...]

Fascism In America: A Preventable Danger

By Richard E. Rubenstein, -

By Richard E. Rubenstein for TRANSCEND Media Service - Over the past few months, the possibility of a fascist America has moved from the realm of academic speculation to that of common concern. [...]

Media Freedom Threatened Throughout The World

By Staff of Article 19 - “For the first time, we have a comprehensive and holistic overview of the state of free of expression and information around the world. Unfortunately, our findings show [...]

Fascism Came To America Wrapped In Rainbow Flag & Wearing A Pussyhat

By Caitlin Johnstone, -

By Caitlin Johnstone for Information Clearing House - It’s a good quote, whoever said it. It warns that if manipulative oppressors are going to seize control of a nation’s government, they will [...]

Fixation On Trump’s Crimes Distracts From Criminal System

By John Steppling, -

By John Steppling for Counter Punch - I cannot remember U.S. culture ever being quite so compromised by ruling class control. Hollywood turns out one jingoistic and militaristic and racist film [...]

Our Ever-Deadlier Police State

By Chris Hedges, -

By Chris Hedges for Truth Dig - None of the reforms, increased training, diversity programs, community outreach and gimmicks such as body cameras have blunted America’s deadly police assault, [...]

Univ. Of Florida Drowns Out White Supremacist

By Alex Harris and Martin Vassolo, -

By Alex Harris and Martin Vassalo for the Miami Herald. When prominent white nationalist Richard Spencer came to the University of Florida on Thursday, incidents of violence were limited because [...]

The Front Lines Of Antifascism In Eastern Germany

By Morgan Meaker, -

By Morgan Meaker for Pacific Standard - A shy grin spreads across Maximillian's face as he stretches out his arm to show where he was bitten by a Nazi. A faint, teeth-shaped scar marks where the [...]

Protest Alone Won’t Stop Fascism

By Shamus Cooke, -

By Shamus Cooke for Counter Punch - When news struck that anti-Muslim protests with ties to white supremacists cancelled rallies across the country — in response to the huge anti-fascist rally in [...]

African-Americans Fighting Fascism And Racism

By Matthew Delmont, -

By Matthew Delmont for The Conversation. There is a historical relationship between Nazism and white supremacy in the United States. Yet the recent resurgence of explicit racism, including the [...]

Dockworkers Showed Labor Movement How To Shut Down Fascists

By Peter Cole, -

By Peter Cole for In These Times - What role should the labor movement play in beating back the resurgence of fascism? Resistance, while a powerful concept, is far too vague. Local 10, the San [...]

Don’t Feed The Trolls — How To Combat The Alt-Right

By Kazu Haga, -

By Kazu Haga for Waging Nonviolence - Nazism and white supremacy are forms of violence. Let’s start there. The constitution does not protect violence, and I’m happy to see that the California [...]

Noam Chomsky: AntiFa Is ‘A Major Gift To The Right’

By Maya Oppenheim, -

By Maya Oppenheim for The Independent. Noam Chomsky has criticised the anti-fascist movement and argued its actions are wrong in principle and it is a “major gift to the right”. The eminent [...]

Author Of Antifa Handbook Defends Antifascist Violence

By Ana Radelat, -

By Ana Radelat for The CT Mirror - Washington – The death of Heather Heyer and the wounding of 19 others by a neo-Nazi at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., has become a [...]

Joy Is The Perfect Resistance To Politics Of Fear

By Janey Stephenson, -

By Janey Stephenson for Open Democracy - When you hear the words ‘anti fascist rally,’ what do you visualize? An angry crowd with placards, old hippies holding banners with clichés about love, or [...]

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