‘That’s A Fascist Statement:’ Cicilline On Lindsey Graham’s ‘Riot’ Threat

Rep. David Cicilline: “We see people like Lindsey Graham who are essentially saying, ‘Either allow [Trump] to get away with what he’s doing, or there will be more violence.’ That’s a fascist statement. It’s the use of violence for political means.”

WHAT IS FASCISM?

Fascism https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fascism Benito Mussolini (right) and Adolf Hitler (left), the leaders of Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany, respectively, were both fascists.s a form of far-right, authoritarian ultranationalism,[1] characterized by dictatorial power, forcible suppression of opposition, and strong regimentation of society and the economy[2] that rose to prominence in early 20th-century Europe.[3][4] The first fascist movements emerged in Italy during World War I, before spreading to other European countries.[3] Opposed to anarchism, democracy, liberalism, and Marxism,[5] fascism is …