United States: The Ultra-Right Pot Boils Over
Publisher: Europe solidaire sans frontieres
Date Written: 27/09/2009
Year Published: 2009
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX10887
The appearance of right-wing mobs at town meetings organized by Democratic Party representatives to discuss the proposed health-care reform has set off alarm bells, in particular because of the blind fanaticism of the right-wing protesters and their threats of violence, including armed violence. These outbursts show many features of historic fascist developments and on a scale as yet unseen in the United States.