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Understanding Authoritarianism: Orwell Connects the Dots between Fascists and Moralists

Few people understand fascism better than George Orwell—he fought fascists in the Spanish Civil War. He provided two of the better definitions:

“Fascism, at any rate the German version, is a form of capitalism that borrows from Socialism just such features as will make it efficient for war purposes… It is a planned

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Will Shetterly

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