Monthly Archives: January 2018

The Perfect Totalitarian Rule: Orwell

http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2018/01/435432.shtml The security state is different from the constitutional state and is marked by generalized fear, de-politization and forms without substance. In 1984, Orwell warned of totalitarianism where the past was erased and the Party created a new language. The … Continue reading

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Video: “Franklin D. Roosevelt,” 1 hr 17 min

to watch the interview with historian Robert Dallek from Dec 5, 2017, click on https://www.c-span.org/video/?438138-1/franklin-d-roosevelt FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT A Political Life By Robert Dallek 679 pp. Viking. $40 Franklin Roosevelt’s Story Is Worth Telling Again and Again By DAVID NASAW … Continue reading

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