“Fascism and Socialism: Still Not Opposites”

 

 

It’s hard to keep up with events in Kiev and the Ukraine, but it’s important to be aware of the underlying issues.

 

I was once ejected from my high school history class for making essentially this point.

 

My teacher was an avowed socialist, and he brooked no dissent.  I objected to something he had said, he told me to shut up, and I failed to comply quickly enough.  I spent a pleasant forty-five minutes in the principal’s office, joking with the school secretary.

 

http://www.nationalreview.com/article/371705/fascism-and-socialism-still-not-opposites-jonah-goldberg

 

 

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