Transformation of Fascism in the Twentieth Century: A Comprehensive Theory by Fazal Rahman, Ph.D.

by Fazal Rahman, Ph.D.
Writer, Dandelion Salad
April 19, 2013

Graffiti "4 More Years of Fascism"

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A note on the background of this paper

This paper was presented at the Pacific Northwest Marxist Scholars Conference in Seattle, Washington, on April 11, 1986, under a different title, “Some Aspects of the Developing Dialectic of U. S. Capitalist Democracy and International Imperialism”. It is being reproduced here without any changes, except in the title. The paper was type-written and was scanned and transferred to the MS Word with some difficulty. There was an abstract diagrammatic presentation of the theory in the original paper. However, its scanned copy could not be pasted in the WordPress word processor. So, that has been excluded.

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Under Darkness in the Somali Region of Ethiopia by Graham Peebles


This article may contain language depicting the reality and horror of war/violence and should only be read by a mature audience.

Ladies with sheep

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by Graham Peebles
Writer, Dandelion Salad
April 18, 2013

State criminality

No matter how tightly truth is tied down, confined and suffocated, she slowly escapes. Seeping out through cracks and openings large and small, illuminating all, revealing the grime and shame, that cowers in the shadows.

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The US Gives Nothing In Return by Finian Cunningham

by Finian Cunningham
Writer, Dandelion Salad
East Africa
Crossposted from
April 20, 2013

US Air Force B-2

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Negotiating with the US over nuclear issues, sovereignty, peace and much else, is like playing card poker with a punk in a Wild West saloon. You’re never going to win because the punk makes up all the rules of the game. In fact, he can change the rules of the game as he goes along to make sure he always wins.

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CISPA: Worse Than The Patriot Act + CISPA Internet Blackout April 22

FISA - illegal domestic spying - feb 2001, BEFORE 9/11

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Updated April 25, 2013 and April 26, 2013

breakingtheset – Apr 19, 2013

Abby Martin talks to Michelle Richardson, Legislative Counsel with the ACLU, about the renewed push for CISPA, and how its implications could be worse than the Patriot Act.

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Barack Obama Is Comfortable with Bush’s Inferno by Ralph Nader + ABA White Papers

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Crimes are Crimes 6

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by Ralph Nader
The Nader Page
April 19, 2013

George W. Bush is riding high. A megamillionaire, from the taxpayer-subsidized Texas Rangers company, he makes $150,000 to $200,000 per speech, receives a large presidential pension and support facilities and is about to dedicate the $500 million George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum on April 25.

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Richard Wolff: Obama Preaches Stimulus to Europe and Practices Austerity at Home


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TheRealNews – Apr 20, 2013

Richard Wolff: Low wages, cheap money, and cheap equipment are driving higher profits and the politics of austerity.

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