Tag Archives: Umberto Eco

The Unspoken Spread of Fascism, by Fred Nagel

“By avoiding the use of the word fascism, mainstream media analysis fails our democracy.”

Henry A. Giroux: The plague of American authoritarianism

Giroux: As David Sirota observes, “Getting cooperation,” means being willing to make seemingly apolitical entertainment products into highly ideological vehicles for pro-war, pro-militarist propaganda.”[13] It gets worse. Sporting events are now infused with the spirit of militarism and can be seen in fighter jets flying over football games, NASCAR races, and the Super Bowl.