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Wednesday, Aug 12, 2009
by PopMatters Staff
by Carlin Romano
The Chronicle of Higher Education (10 August 2009)

“College presidents didn’t rally against the Nazis, but maybe they’ll do better with Iran… Granted, vast differences exist between Nazi Germany then and Islamic Iran now. But the vast similarities are also plain. The insistence that state power trumps individual rights. The unaccountable supreme leader. The mass trial. The phony exhortations by rulers to a nonexistent Volk, a unified people. The attacks on and discrimination against women. The existence of militia-like forces, wreaking violence on dissidents. Fascism is fascism.”


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