Michael Gove’s Lobbyists at the Heart of White Nationalist Trumpworld

Nafeez Ahmed The David Horowitz Freedom Centre Restoration Weekend in 2017 In November 2017, both Douglas Murray and Dr Alan Mendoza of the prominent conservative think tank the Henry Jackson Society (HJS), spoke at the annual Restoration Weekend, organised by the David Horowitz Freedom Centre. Held the year after Donald Trump’s election, the 2017 Restoration…

The Long Shadow of Racial Fascism

Alberto Toscano Recent debates have centered on whether it’s appropriate to compare Trump to European fascists. But radical Black thinkers have long argued that racial slavery created its own unique form of American fascism. In the wake of the 2016 election, public intellectuals latched onto the new administration’s organic and ideological links with the alt-…

US Elections, Racism and Militias

Jorge Elbaum Social Degradation of the Political System Proclaimed as a Global Paradigm The debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden last Thursday brought up again the problem of the domestic social violence, rooted in American society and consistent with the exportation of militarism promoted by Washington, whose primary victims reside in Latin America, the…

Liberalism & Fascism: The Good Cop & Bad Cop of Capitalism

Gabriel Rockhill Fascist modes of governance are a very real and present part of the so-called liberal world order. “The model for Nazi Germany’s white-supremacist colonial expansion was the U.S.” “There is currently one state [the United States] that has made at least the weak beginnings of a better order.” — Adolph Hitler in 1926 “Give…

The Michigan Conspiracy Isn’t a Joke

Stephen Millies Fascist vigilantes were welcomed by police and the county sheriff to threaten Black Lives Matter demonstrators. Thirteen fascists were arrested on Oct. 8 for plotting to kidnap and kill Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. There were also plans to assassinate Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam. Both governors are Democrats. Most of the initial media coverage…

Arab Communists and the Struggle against Fascism and Nazism

Maher al-Sharif Iraqi Communist Party As soon as fascism and then Nazism entered the scene in Europe, the communist parties in the Arab countries adopted a clear position towards them, warning against their ambitions and aggressive policies. This position placed the Arab communists at odds with certain sectors of Arab public opinion, influenced by the…

The U.S. Did Not Defeat Fascism in WWII, It Discretely Internationalized It

Gabriel Rockhill “The U.S. has established itself as the mortal enemy of all people’s government, all scientific-socialist mobilization of consciousness everywhere on the globe, all anti-imperialist activity on earth.” – George Jackson One of the founding myths of the contemporary Western European and American world is that fascism was defeated in WWII by liberal democracies,…

Liberalism and Fascism: Partners in Crime

Gabriel Rockhill “The intellectuals cast a veil over the dictatorial character of bourgeois democracy not least by presenting democracy as the absolute opposite of fascism, not as just another natural phase of it where the bourgeois dictatorship is revealed in a more open form.” – Bertolt Brecht Time and again we hear that liberalism is…

Nazis Dealt Major Blow in Greece

Walter Smolarek Concluding a five year-long trial, a Greek court ruled today that the fascist outfit Golden Dawn was operating as a criminal organization and its leaders were therefore guilty of functioning as organized crime bosses. This could be a fatal blow to what was until recently perhaps the most institutionally powerful openly Nazi organization…

QAnon and the Recent “Storm on the Reichstag:” A Far-Right Conspiracy Theory Gone Global

FOIA Research August 29, 2020, will be remembered by Berliners as the day when a bizarre crowd of almost 40,000 Corona deniers came together from all over the country, among them hardcore neo-Nazis, Reich Citizens (Reichsbürger), Identitarians, anti-vaxxers, adherents to the QAnon conspiracy theory, and other proponents lured into the “crossfront” under an anti-scientific and conspiracist umbrella. Under the…