Chuck Spinny: Variations on a Theme – Faux Democracy

Cultural Intelligence
Chuck Spinney

In this first provocative essay, the historian Norman Pollack* explains why he thinks fascism with a thuggish face might be preferable to the silky corporatism of the neo-liberal deep state**  An interesting review/critique of Pollack most well-known book can be found here.  ** the “deep state” is a term coined by the Turks and used by the Egyptians to describe their own versions of Maryuma’s “close-embrace” system, the American version of Professor Pollack summarizes below.

Under the Cloak of Liberalism – America on the Cusp of Fascism

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