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Fascism? No One? A Response to "Dr." Laurence Britt

14 Warning Signs of Nothing in Particular

FascismIn 2003, an article appeared in the Secular Humanist magazine Free Inquiry titled “Fascism Anyone?”(editor’s note: this link requires a paid subscription to Free Inquiry, the full text can be found for free here) This article, which has since been attributed

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The Pretense of Powerlessness: Knockout Edition

“Often in my lectures when I use the phrase ‘imperialist white-supremacist capitalist patriarchy’ to describe our nation’s political system, audiences laugh. No one has ever explained why accurately naming this system is funny. The laughter is itself a weapon of patriarchal terrorism. It functions as a disclaimer, discounting the

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Agency as Privilege

White-Like-Me-Book-ImageEquality is the watchword and the catchword of our day. The egalitarian idea dominates the postmodern spirit. The masses approve of it. It expresses the thoughts and feelings of all; it has set its seal upon our time. When history comes to tell our story it will write above the

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