Definition of fascism - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • SDHD
    • 18.05.10 | 18:45 (IDT)

    Definition: "a political philosophy, movement, or regime (as that of the Fascisti) that exalts nation and often race above the individual and that stands for a centralized autocratic government headed by a dictatorial leader, severe economic and social regimentation, and forcible suppression of opposition" Bradley, you went to UC Berkeley and you can't even properly apply simple definitions to concepts? The autocratic centralized government of Israel was elected and can easily be voted out of office. And what about the forcible suppression of opposition? Is anyone knocking on your door and forcing you to shut your mouth? How regimented is Israel socially? Isn't it quite an open society? Your ignorance is astounding. Is it more important to whine about Israel and spread misconceptions because you have an innate sense of guilt? Will you ever grow out of this compulsive drive for whiny self-flagellation?

    from the article: A Special Place in Hell / Rebranding Israel as a state headed for fascism
    First published 15:12 18.05.10 | Last updated 15:12 18.05.10
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